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TRAYVICK Jr., Eddie Lee age 79, of Dayton, departed this life on Tuesday, June 11, 2013. He was born on October 5, 1933 in Atmore, Alabama and moved to Dayton, Ohio in the early 50s. He worked in the General Motors Inland Division for 39.5 years, where he worked his way up from a production operator to a manufacturing supervisor. Also during this period, he served two years (1954 - 56) in the U.S. Army, where he earned the Good Conduct Medal as a Private First Class. He was a member and leader; including Past Worshipful Master of Unity Lodge 115, a member of Miami Consistory # 26, a Supreme Council 33rd Degree Mason, a member of Royal Arc #7, Past Ill. Potentate Amer Temple 107, an advisor to the Daughters of Isis Amer Court #65, a member of Eastern Star Unity Chapter 95, and a faithful member of Drum and Bugel Corp Amer Temple 107. Eddie was also a faithful member of Macedonia Baptist Church, where he served in the Property and Business ministry, and on the Bible Study Devotion team. Eddie graduated from Escambia County High School in Atmore, Alabama and had a passion for learning. As a self-starter and learner, he consistently audited several classes each week at Sinclair Community College since 1999. He was preceded in death by his parents; Eddie Sr. and Elma Trayvick, and (3) brothers, Bill, Sammy, and Robert. He leaves behind his wife, Christine, (5) children, Rose (Vic) Alexander, Brenda Jones, Karen Trayvick, Audra Carnell, and Terry (Sandy) Trayvick); (10) grandchildren, several great-grandchildren, (8) siblings, Annie Ree, Berdia, Gladys, Earnestine, Mary Jean, Marjorie (Harvey), Johnny (Sharon) and Louis (Arlene); (3) sisters- in-law, Inez Jaudon, Virginia Trayvick and Laura Trayvick; and a host of cousins, nephews, nieces, and close friends, including a special friend, Tommy Graham and lifelong friend, Albert Lewis. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 P.M., SATURDAY, June 15, 2013 at PLEASANT GREEN MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH, 5301 Olive Rd. Reverend Hence Coats, Pastor, with Pastor Harvey Canty Jr., officiating. The services will be preceded by Masonic Services at 11:00A.M. and open viewing beginning at 12:00 Noon. Interment will be held 10:00 A.M., TUESDAY, June 18, 2013 at Dayton National Cemetery, 4100 W. Third St. Arrangements entrusted to Thomas Funeral Home, 4520 Salem Ave. On-line condolences may also be sent to the family at www.thomasfunerals.com

Published in Dayton Daily News on June 14, 2013
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