John Timothy “Tim” Edgar, 84
by Halei Lamb | January 10, 2018 4:36 pm
Funeral mass for John Timothy “Tim” Edgar, 84, of Cobbtown was held at Saint Matthew Church in Statesboro at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018. Internment was at Veterans Memorial Gardens at a later date. He passed away Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, at his residence following an extended illness.
Mr. John Timothy “Tim” Edgar was born July 31, 1933, in Scranton, Pa., to the late Samuel W. Edgar and Jody Bull Edgar. He was a graduate of The University of Pittsburgh and a captain in the United States Air Force. His life’s work centered around his own business in water conservation, which continues to thrive under the direction of his son. Edgar was a loving man dedicated to his family, and his memories will be held in the hearts of his family forever. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Survivors include his wife of 63 years, Amy Edgar of Cobbtown; four children, Tim Edgar of Cobbtown, Terri Edgar of Comer, Lynn Edgar of Mills River, N.C., and Jennifer Edgar of Tallahassee, Fla.; eight grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and several nieces, nephews, and friends.
In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to Regency Southern Care, 2311 East First Street, Suite B, Vidalia, Ga., 30474
Chapman Funeral Home of Swainsboro was in charge of arrangements.