Mary Lou Eaton Edgar, 92, passed away peacefully at her home Oct. 16, 2017.
Visitation will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20 at Davis-Morris Funeral Home. Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21 at Jenkins Springs Cemetery in Early.
Mary Lou was born Oct. 28, 1924 in Bisbee, Arizona to S. J. Eaton and Eva Francis Hoover. She married George Edgar on Feb. 14, 1943 in Brownwood. They raised six children together while making a living ranching. She also worked at Woolen Mills and was a seamstress for her family and later did alterations for the Glamour Shop.
Mary Lou was a long time member of the First Baptist Church in May and remained an active member as long as her health allowed. She enjoyed gathering with the Senior Citizens at May playing games, visiting, and eating together. She loved her family and helped with many of the grandchildren as they grew up.
Mary Lou was preceded in death by her husband; her parents; three brothers; and seven sisters.
Mary Lou is survived by her six children, Billy (Vicki) Edgar of Brownwood, Mary Kathryn (Robert) Wilder of May, Annie Marie Edgar of May, Clark (Darlene) Edgar of Moore, South Carolina, Frank (Brenda) Edgar of Irving, and Jerry Edgar of Rosharon; 16 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews; and two sisters, Caroline Hulsey of Odessa and Eva May Stuart of Arizona.