Edward "Eddie" Hymes
Jacksonville, IL - Edward "Eddie" Hymes, 86, of Jacksonville, died Sunday, October 24, 2021, at his residence. He was born June 22, 1935, in Jacksonville, the son of Everett E. and Treain Opal Bates Hymes. He married Janet Turner and she preceded him in death.
He is survived by two sons, Michael "Mick" (Shelby) Hymes of Hartford, Arkansas, and Rock A. (Susan) Hymes of Jacksonville; four grandchildren, Kristi Hinegardner, Zach Hymes, Lindsey Hymes Williams, and Logan Hymes Noland, ten great-grandchildren, and one brother, Walt Hymes of Jacksonville. He was preceded in death by one son, Kenneth R. Hymes, one sister, Shirley Jean, and one infant brother.
Private services will be held. In lieu of flowers or food, the family requests contributions to the Jacksonville Food Bank. The Williamson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be left online at www.airsman-hires.com
Published by Jacksonville Journal-Courier on Oct. 25, 2021.