Edwin Carroll Alderman (1944 - 2019)

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Edwin Carroll Alderman, 74, of Galax, Va., passed away Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019, in the Waddell Nursing Home.
Edwin was born in Richmond, Va., on Aug. 13, 1944, to Lawrence and Ruth Lovill Alderman.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Linda Brittle Alderman; and a sister, Betty McCoy.
Survivors include his son, Walter Alderman of Wilson, N.C.; sister, Sue Orr of Galax, Va.;  brother, Douglas Alderman of Fallon, Nev.; grandchildren, John, Joshua and Justin, all of Richmond, Va.; nieces, Debbie Olmstead of Mount Airy, N.C., Georgia and Beckie Lenz of Galax, Va.; and special friends, Geneva, Charlotte, Trina, Lois and Karen.
Eddie enjoyed life. He loved his friends at Harmony House, Rooftop Seniors Group and his church family at New Harvest Community Worship Center.  
Eddie made the world a better place by simply being Eddie.
He is loved and will be missed by many friends and family.
A date and time for a Celebration of Life Memorial service will be announced at a later date.
A guestbook is available online at www.vaughanguynn.com
Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home is serving the family.
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Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home - Galax
201 West Center Street
Galax, VA 24333
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Published in Galax Gazette from Jan. 25 to Jan. 27, 2019
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