David K. Edwards Sr., age 62, of Greenfield, passed away Monday, October 24, 2016 at Hancock Regional Hospital. He was born on April 12, 1954 in Monticello, Ky. the son of the late James H. Edwards and Lois (Sexton) Shoemaker.
He graduated from John Marshall High School in Indianapolis in 1972.
He married Diana (Gross) on July 14, 1979 in Indianapolis, who survives.
He worked in maintenance for Southern Hancock Schools in New
Palestine for over 20 years.
He was a member of the NHRA and the NRA. He was a muscle car
enthusiast, and he also enjoyed bowling, softball, Nascar and
He is survived by his daughters—Melissa (Anthony) Nugent and Shannon(Jon) Craney, both of Greenfield; son—David K. (Kristen) Edwards Jr.of Greenfield; sisters—Debbie (Dennis) Walton of Greenfield and Rhonda (Tom) Batsche of Lancaster, Ky.; brother—George (Denise) Sigler of Danville, Ky.; grandchildren—Kierstin, Hayden, Haylee, Ava and Finley; and great-granddaughter—Kourtlynn.
He was preceded in death by his stepfather—Charles Shoemaker; and stepsister—Janet.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, October 28, 2016, at 1 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Brother Alvin Sexton officiating.
The family would like to request that you please drive your muscle car in the procession to Park Cemetery in Greenfield.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent directly to St. Jude Children's Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
The family would also like to request for everyone to take home one of David's hats as a keepsake.
Friends may share a memory or send a condolence at
www.erleweinmortuary.com or email condolences to
Erlewein Mortuary in charge of arrangements.
Published on November 1, 2016