Edward Earl Waltz, 82, of Almyra passed away Thursday, May 30, 2019, at his home.
Mr. Waltz was born April 15, 1937, in Almyra to Everett and Beatrice Evans Waltz. He was a retired farmer and truck driver and a Baptist.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Tawana Beth Watkins.
Survivors are his wife, Nellie Marie Jones Waltz; sons, Danny Earl Waltz (Dedee) and Gary Edward Waltz, all of Almyra; daughter, Teresa Lynn Lazenby (Wes) of Almyra; stepsons, Steven Haller and Randy Haller (Amy), all of Almyra; sister, Ruby Matkin of Fordyce; five grandchildren, Shawna Manues, Tara Clayton, Chris Waltz, Brandon Watkins and Seth Waltz; five great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
A memorial service, officiated by Bro. Gregg Greenway, will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Turpin Funeral Home.
His family requests memorials be made to Almyra Cemetery.