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Edwin Fulton Fitzgerald

September 27, 1950 March 7, 2018
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Driskill Funeral Chapel
201 Grandview Drive – P.O. Box 665, Amherst, Virginia 24521 - 434-946-5529

Obituary: Lynchburg, and Amherst

Edwin Fulton Fitzgerald, age 67 of Amherst, husband of Marlene Mays Fitzgerald passed away at his home, Mt. Pleasant Farm, on Wednesday, March 7, 2018.
He was born on September 27, 1950 in Lynchburg to Edgar Fulton and Mary Alice Fitzgerald.
Edwin was a graduate of East Tennessee State University majoring in marketing. After graduation he began working with his father-in-law, Marshall A. Mays, Sr. at the family business, Mays Farm Service and Mays Heating and Air. Over many years, he, and his father- in-law provided an important service to the community. Edwin along with his wife enjoyed opportunities to travel, study history and genealogy, and support their church, Midway Baptist. Edwin enjoyed his membership and comradery of the N. B. Ponton SCV Chapter. Edwin loved his family, especially his grandchildren, his farm, and his friends. He was blessed with three grandchildren whom he loved dearly, and they too loved their Poppa.
Edwin was preceded in death by his beloved in-laws, Marshall A. Mays, Sr. and Arlene B. Mays.
Surviving him, in addition to his wife, Marlene, are his two children, Mary Allison Fitzgerald, and Robert Fulton Fitzgerald, II (Jessica); three grandchildren, Fulton Thomas Fitzgerald, Harper Ann Fitzgerald, and Mary Tamsin-Paige Bristow. He is also survived by his parents, Edgar Fulton Fitzgerald and Mary Alice Ogden Fitzgerald, and his brother, E. Arnold Fitzgerald and wife Rachel.
A time of gathering will be held from 6:00 until 8:00 pm on Friday, March 9, 2018 for family and friends at Driskill Funeral Home in Amherst. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at Midway Baptist Church.
Memorial contributions can be made to Midway Baptist Church, 4695 Lexington Turnpike or PO Box 1019 Amherst, VA 24521, or to Pedlar Volunteer Fire Department
PO Box 637, Amherst, VA 24521
His memory will live in our hearts forever.

Driskill Funeral Chapel, Amherst.

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Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Driskill Chapel

201 Grandview Drive
P.O. Box 665
Amherst, VA 24521

Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Driskill Chapel
201 Grandview Drive Amherst 24521 VA
United States

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Mount Pleasant Cemetery Final Resting Place

Rt. 14 and Turkey Foot Rd
Mineral Wells, VA 26150

Rt. 14 and Turkey Foot Rd Mineral Wells 26150 VA
United States

Memorial Contribution

Pedlar Volunteer Fire and Rescue

P.O. Box 637
Amherst, VA 24521

Midway Baptist Church

4695 Lexington Turnpike
Amherst, VA 24521

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