Eddie Wayne Gregson
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Mr. Eddie Wayne Gregson, 46 of Poarch, AL passed away Friday, August 3, 2012. Eddie was a loving Father, Brother, Uncle and Friend. He lived for his sons Steven and Corey and his granddaughters "Papa's babies" Ella and Jaelyn. He was excited for the arrival of his First grandson, Tucker. He was a proud member of the Poarch Creek Indians. Coaching baseball was his passion; he coached for nearly 30 years at N.E.P. and Poarch. Eddie was avid Alabama fan!! Please dress casual or wear your favorite sports attire in honor of him.
He was preceded in death by his Father, Charles Edward Gregson, his Mother, Daisy Bell Rolin, his Aunt, Letha McGhee and Granny, Gertrude Rolin.
Survivors include his 2 Sons, Steven (Claire) Gregson and Corey Gregson; 2 Brothers, Charles (Cheryl) Gregson and Tim (Heather) Gregson; 4 Sisters, Sherry Ann Phillips, Robin Gregson (Larry), Cecilia Nobles and Melanie Gregson.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, August 8, 2012 at 11:00 A.M. at the Friendly Holiness Church with Rev. Steve Ward and Rev. Gill Caudle officiating.
Burial will follow at New Home Cemetery.
Visitation will be Tuesday, August 7, 2012 at Faith Chapel North in Cantonment, FL from 4 to 7 P.M., then from 8 P.M. until funeral time at Friendly Holiness Church.
Pallbearers will be Pete Walker, Robbie Wells, Robbie Browning, Paul Jones, Larry Barlow and David Morris.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Bryan Gregson, Aaron Gregson, Lil' Jerry Sanchez, Justin Davis, DaKota Barlow, Michael Gregson and Eddie "Dinky" Jackson. Players he coached in Baseball over the years.
Petty-Eastside Chapel Funeral Homes, LLC in charge of all arrangements, Atmore, Alabama
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Published in Pensacola News Journal on Aug. 7, 2012