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Aug. 1, 1929-July 3, 2011

Hubert "Tip" Edmundson Jr., 81, Goldsboro, passed away Sunday, July 3, 2011.

"Tip" was raised by William and Rosa Lee Browder Radford.

"Tip" was preceded in death by his wife, Louise Smith Edmundson, and three children, Paulette Butts, Ronnie Edmundson and Paul Scott Edmundson.

"Tip" was a retired dairy farmer. He enjoyed NASCAR, wrestling, chewing cigars, a cold Dr. Pepper and a Moon Pie, but most of all, cherished time spent with his family.

A service of remembrance will be held Tuesday, July 5, 2011, at 7 p.m. at Rouse Funeral Home, with the Rev. Elbert Hollowell, the Rev. Juanita Hollowell and W.L. Britt officiating. Interment will be Wednesday at 10 a.m. at Cobb Cemetery.

"Tip" is survived by seven children, Brenda Williams and husband, Ralph, of Goldsboro, Mary Carter and husband, Frog, of LaGrange, Judy Morris of Dudley, Roger Edmundson and wife, Kathy, of Seven Springs, Donna Howell and husband, Buddy, of Snow Hill, Patsy Futrelle and husband, Tony, of Pikeville and Lori Wells of Mount Olive; daughter-in-law, Pat Edmundson of Richmond, Va.; son-in-law, Willie Butts of Seven Springs; brother, James Edmundson of Mount Olive; and sister, Ruby Gotschalk of New Bern.

The family will receive friends Tuesday following the service of remembrance, and at other times will be at the home of Patsy and Tony Futrelle, 127 Falcon Drive, Pikeville.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.rousefh.com.

Arrangements are with Rouse Funeral Home of LaGrange.


Published in Obituaries on July 5, 2011 1:48 PM