Billy Gene Edgar
April 13, 1937 – February 3, 2019
Billy Gene Edgar, 81 of Winder, passed away peacefully on February 3, 2019. Billy was born in Barrow County and he was the son of Willie and Bernice Edgar. He was preceded in death by his wife Elaine Edgar and a son Mike Edgar. Billy was also preceded in death by brothers Lamar and Windom "Wink" Edgar and a sister Lillie Delle Casper.
Survivors are son and daughter-in-law Barry and Janet Edgar of Winder; grandchildren Quinn Edgar, Anna Edgar and Jessie Edgar and brother Dennis Edgar of Winder.
Billy worked in the Atlanta area with the Local Union No. 72 as plumber and pipe fitter. He was an active member at Local Union No.72 for over 58 years.
The funeral service will be held on Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. in the chapel of Smith Funeral Home with Rev. John Burchfield officiating. Interment will follow at the Chapel Christian Church Cemetery. The family will be receiving friends on Tuesday evening, February 5, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial gifts may be made to the Moose Charities for Youth Awareness Scholarships administered by the Winder Lodge No. 262 Loyal Order of Moose, P.O. Box Drawer H, Winder, Georgia 30680.
Smith Funeral Home in Winder is entrusted with the arrangements.
- Visitation Tuesday, February 5, 2019
- Funeral Service Wednesday, February 6, 2019
Billy Gene Edgar
Pam Murrell Beattie
February 6, 2019
To All of the Family, so many "Wonderful" MEMORIES with my Winder family. Riding the bus with Grandmother (Penny) to Athens, and your Dad was always there. Uncle Willie's birthday pig cooking with all of the boys (your Dad) helping. I know that you have many wonderful memories, and that's so important. Love to all of you, Pam (your Cousin)
February 5, 2019
Barry and family,
My sincere sympathy to each of you. Thinking of you at this difficult time.