EDDY, Willard E.

EDDY, Willard E., 87, of Barnesville, OH, passed away Monday, February 24, 2014, at Emerald Pointe Nursing & Rehab, Barnesville.

He was born on March 23, 1926 in Londonberry Township, OH, to the late Ernest and Luella (Stevens) Eddy.

Mr. Eddy was an Army Veteran of WW II. He was a retired heavy equipment operator for R & F Coal Company and a member of Barnesville First Baptist Church and VFW. He enjoyed bowling, fishing, hunting, and traveling.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death his wife, Martha R. Eddy August 1, 2007, an infant sister; and brother, Bert Eddy.

He is survived by two sons, Paul (Karen) Eddy of Barnesville and Dennis “Doc” (Shelley) Eddy of Barnesville; three grand children; nine great-grand children; two great-great- grandchildren; two brothers, Herman Eddy of Cambridge and Virgil Eddy of Barnesville; sister, Ruth Harris of Byesville, OH; and nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, February 27, 2014 from 5-8 p.m. at Campbell-Plumly-Milburn Funeral Home, 319 North Chestnut Street, Barnesville, Ohio where the services will be held on Friday, February 28, 2014 at 1 p.m. with Pastor Rodney West officiating.

Burial will follow at Crestview Cemetery in Barnesville, OH. Military services will be conducted by Guernsey County Honor Guard on Friday at 1:45 p.m. at the cemetery.