Boyd Eugene "Gene" Edmonson

GROVER-Boyd Eugene "Gene" Edmonson, 69, resident of Grover, died March 3, 2013, at Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte.
He was born on Jan. 2, 1944, in Cleveland County.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Willie Henry Edmonson and Carrie Pheagins Edmonson; sister, Janet Edmonson Stanley; and brother, Jerry Henry Edmonson.
He was the owner of State Line Auto Brokers, Grover, and working with cars was his passion. He loved taking an old junk car and creating a thing of beauty.
He is survived by his daughter, Amy Edmonson Fredell of Kings Mountain; grandchildren, Will Fredell, Cory Fredell, Britney and Brianna Evans, all of Kings Mountain; sister-in-law, Donna Lovelace Edmonson of Kings Mountain; and nieces, nephews, employees and special friends.
Visitation: The family will receive friends from 2:30 to 3 p.m. Thursday prior to the service at Harris Funeral Home, Kings Mountain.
Memorial Service: 3 p.m. Thursday at Ollie Harris Memorial Chapel
Officiated By: The Rev. Sam Snyder
Funeral Home: Harris Funeral Home of Kings Mountain is serving the family
Memorials: May be made to Oak Grove Baptist Church, 1022 Oak Grove Road, Kings Mountain, N.C. 28086
A guest register is available at

Funeral Home

Harris Funeral Home, Inc.
108 South Piedmont Ave.  Kings Mountain, NC 28086
(704) 739-2591

Published in Shelby Star from Mar. 6 to Mar. 7, 2013