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Jimmy Allen Edgin

February 6, 1949 ~ January 23, 2024 (age 74) 74 Years Old

Jimmy Allen Edgin Obituary

Jimmy Allen Edgin, 74, of Dyersburg, Tennessee, died on Tuesday, January 23, 2024, at his residence in Dyersburg, Tennessee.

Born Sunday, February 6, 1949, in Lake County, Tennessee, he was the son of the late Herman B. Edgin and the late Catherine Lee Edgin.  Mr. Edgin was a former supervisor for thirty-six years at Goodyear in Union City, Tennessee. He later worked for the Dyer County School System as the head custodian for Fifth Consolidated School in Dyer County, Tennessee.  Mr. Edgin was a member of the Lenox Baptist Church in Lenox, Tennessee, where he served as a deacon for many years and also taught the men's Sunday school class.

Funeral services for Mr. Edgin will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, January 27, 2024, in the Chapel of Johnson-Williams Funeral Home. Officiating the service will be Mr. Billy Brooks and Mr. David Brooks. Interment will follow at Dyer County Memorial Gardens in Dyersburg, Tennessee. Visitation for Mr. Edgin will be held from 11:00 AM until 2:00 PM on Saturday, January 27, 2024, at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home. 

He leaves to cherish his memory, his loving wife of fifty-six years, Brenda Brooks Edgin of Dyersburg, Tennessee; one son, Chad Edgin of Dyersburg, Tennessee; one daughter, Missy Harris (Michael) of Burlison, Tennessee; one brother, Larry B. Edgin of Prairieville, Louisiana and he was "Papa" to his three grandchildren, Brooke Regen (Andrew), Hunter Harris (Chelsea), and Annie Craft (Stone) and three great grandchildren, Parker Regen, Presley Regen, and Maren Harris.  

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Kathy Holloman and Joan Gantt and one brother, Lee Edgin.

Honoring Mr. Edgin as pallbearers will be Roger Bell, Bob Veal, Monty Long, Brad Tubbs,  David Haddock and Kevin Ward.  Honorary pallbearers will be Jake Haddock, John Haddock and Thomas "Tater" Brandenburg.   

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Funeral Service
January 27, 2024

2:00 PM
Chapel of Johnson-Williams Funeral Home
239 East Main Street
Newbern, TN 38059

January 27, 2024

2:00 PM
Dyer County Memorial Gardens, Dyersburg, Tennessee


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