Edward Allen Marshall Jr.(1924 - 2013)

Edward Allen Marshall, Jr.

Nashville, TN

July 16, 1924 - October 23, 2013. He was 89 years old.

Born at home near Mt. Pleasant, TN. Preceded in death by parents, Edward Allen Marshall, Sr. and Lucy Nevilles Marshall; one grandson, one great-granddaughter and 8 brothers and sisters.

Survived by loving and devoted wife, Margaret Keith Marshall and children, Diana Kinslow, Bruce Marshall (Mary), Joyce McCloud (Bob), Connie Creech (John), Bernice Edmondson (Sam), and Janeice Smith (Greg); 25 grandchildren, 36 great-grandchildren,12 great-great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.

Proudly served his country in the US Marine Corps during WWII; he received the Presidential Citation for service in the Pacific. Retired from Vanderbilt University, Assistant Director of Plant Operations after 32 years of service. He was a long time member and deacon at Brook Hollow Baptist Church.

Pallbears will be his grandsons and Honorary Pallbearers son-in-laws.

Funeral is Friday at Brook Hollow Baptist Church at 11 a.m., burial at 3 p.m., at Arlington Cemetery, Mount Pleasant, TN.

Arrangements by West Harpeth Funeral Home, 6962 Charlotte Pike, (615) 352-9400.

Funeral Home

West Harpeth Funeral Home
6962 Charlotte Pike Nashville, TN 37209

Published in The Tennessean on Oct. 25, 2013