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Richard Lee Edgington

February 22, 1934 April 7, 2019
Richard Lee Edgington
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Obituary for Richard Lee Edgington

Richard Lee Edgington, 85, of South Portsmouth, KY, passed away on April 7, 2019 at Community Hospice in Ashland, KY. He was born February 22, 1934 in South Portsmouth, KY a son of the late Charles F. Edgington and Helen E. Miller Edgington. He was a graduate of South Portsmouth High School and Portsmouth Interstate Business College, a veteran of the US Naval Reserve and was retired as a brick mason from Empire-Detroit Steel in New Boston, OH, having also worked at Selby Shoes, Portsmouth, OH and Morton Funeral Home, South Shore, KY.
He is survived by one son, Richard Lee (Patricia) Edgington II also of South Portsmouth; two grandchildren, Jason Matthew (Amber) Edgington of Louisville, KY and Meghan Elizabeth (Gary) Britton of South Shore; seven great grandchildren, Jordan Edgington, Jarren Edgington, Shealynn Edgington, Cash Edgington, Jackson Bratchett, Jacob Bratchett and Braylon Tallman. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Beulah Faye Edgington, two sisters, Lorraine Monk of Portsmouth, OH and Helen Edgington; and one brother, Charles Edgington.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM, Thursday, April 11, 2019 at MORTON FUNERAL HOME in South Shore, Kentucky, with Dr. Michael Rice and Sam Piatt officiating. Burial will follow at Siloam Cemetery in South Shore. Friends may call at the funeral home from 12:00 to 2:00 PM Thursday.


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Visitation

Thursday

11

Apr

12:00 PM 4/11/2019 12:00:00 PM - 2:00 PM 4/11/2019 2:00:00 PM
Morton-Hunt Family Funeral Home

311 James Hannah Drive
South Shore, KY 41175

Morton-Hunt Family Funeral Home
311 James Hannah Drive South Shore 41175 KY
United States

Service

Thursday

11

Apr

2:00 PM 4/11/2019 2:00:00 PM
Morton-Hunt Family Funeral Home

311 James Hannah Drive
South Shore, KY 41175

Morton-Hunt Family Funeral Home
311 James Hannah Drive South Shore 41175 KY
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Siloam Cemetery Final Resting Place

State Rt. US23
South Shore, KY 41175

State Rt. US23 South Shore 41175 KY
United States
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