Edmund Cody was born in South Carolina and raised in San Antonio, Texas.
He passed away on November 18, 2021 at age 95.
He is survived by son Carl Cody and wife Cathi, daughter Lynne Rector and husband Jim, daughter-in-law Sally Cody, and brother-in-law Jim Carson. He has five grandchildren and nine great grandchildren, who were the light of his life. He is predeceased by his wife Carlta Cody and son Thomas Cody.
Ed graduated from Jefferson high school in 1942 and went on to earn a bachelors degree from Furman University and a Masters degree in education from Trinity University. He began his career as an educator with Northside ISD in 1952. He served as principal of Helotes and Leon Valley Elementary school and later as assistant superintendent. In 1965 Cody was named superintendent of NISD and served until his retirement in 1982. Ed was an avid hunter, fisherman, and golfer. He loved his church and spending time with family.
A memorial service will be held on Monday, November 22 at 11 AM at Woodland Baptist Church, 15315 Huebner Rd., San Antonio TX 78248.
In lieu of flowers a donation can be made to the Northside Education Foundation or Woodland Baptist Church.