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Donald Fred Edney

April 15, 1940 - November 10, 2020

Donald Fred Edney, 80, of Flat Rock, died Tuesday, November 10, 2020 at Pardee Hospital.


A native and lifelong resident of Henderson County, he was the son of the late Fred Edney and Edith Hill Edney.  Donald is also preceded in death by a sister, Betty Edney Lyda and her husband Lewis Lyda.  He was a retired apple grower, and a member of Fruitland Baptist Church.


He is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Janet L. Edney; two sons, Aaron D. Edney and Bryan T. Edney; two grandchildren, Claire Edney and Reese Edney; two sisters, Lillie Edney and Patricia Edney Westbrook and her husband Tim; one brother, Wade Edney and his wife Sara; three nieces, Angie Craft, Allison Edney-White, and Stephanie Westbrook; three nephews, Barry Lyda, Darrin Tinsley, and Jason Edney.


No services are planned at this time due to COVID-19.


Memorials may be sent in Donald’s memory to: Samaritan’s Purse, PO Box 3000, Boone, NC 28607.


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