Edna Meador Southall, 87 of Bedford, passed away Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012 at Bedford County Nursing Home. She was born on Sunday, Dec. 21, 1924 in Bedford County, a daughter of the late Grady Meador and Zola Hurt Meador. She was also preceded in death by one sister and three brothers. She was a retired employee of General Electric and was a member of Diamond Hill Baptist Church. Surviving is her son, Jerry D. Dillon and wife, Vernelle of Bedford; a grandson, Audie D. Dillon and wife, Gail of Richmond; a sister, Peggy Hensley and husband, David of Bedford; a brother, Jimmy Meador of Moneta. Funeral services were held at the graveside at Diamond Hill Baptist Church Cemetery on Monday, Oct. 29, 2012 at 1 pm. Arrangements are being handled by Updike Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Bedford.