SIDNEY — Eddie Gene Corner, 71, of 815 W. North St., Sidney, Ohio, passed away at 6:55 p.m. Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at Wilson Memorial Hospital.
He was born on June 23, 1943, in Jellico, Tennessee, the son of the late Willard and Viola (Reynolds) Corner.
Eddie is survived by two sons, Eddie Dewayne Corner, of Lafollette, Tennessee, and Gary Russell Corner, of Jacksboro, Tennessee; daughter, DJ Corner, of Millsboro, Kentucky; two grandchildren, Austin and Angela Corner; three siblings, Lucille Dunbar and Bobby Corner, both of Sidney, Ohio, and Doris Cox, of Maplewood, Ohio; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Mr. Corner worked as a coal miner for more than 16 years. He attended the Christian Faith Baptist Church in Sidney, Ohio. Eddie enjoyed fishing, car racing and watching Tennessee football. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at 6 p.m. at Cromes Funeral Home, 302 S. Main Ave., Sidney, Ohio, with Pastor Lee Ellis officiating. The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 4 p.m. until the time of service.
Memorials may be made to the family to help offset final expenses.
Guestbook condolences and expressions of sympathy may be made to the Corner family at the funeral home's website, www.cromesfh.com.