A graveside funeral service for Fred Edgar, 78, of Early, will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 4 in the Bangs Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday prior to the service. Heartland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

He died Tuesday, April 3, 2018 in a Carrollton hospital.

He was born on Dec. 16, 1939 in Brownwood to Alf and Dollie (Fisher) Edgar. He married Zanna Holcomb on April 7, 1970 in Brownwood.

Survivors include a sister, Linda Deen and husband Jimmie of Blanket; two brothers, Bob Edgar of Blanket and Wayne Edger and wife Mary of Early; and his mother-in-law, Billie Holcomb.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and wife, Zanna Edgar.