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Edens, Jimmy B.

Tullahoma - Jimmy B. Edens, age 65 of Estill Springs died Wednesday, December 3, 2008 at his home. He was a native of Tullahoma and the son of the late Lee Edward Edens and Louise Bryan Edens who survives. In addition to his mother he is survived by his wife Karen Edens; sisters in law Patsy (Bill) Stone, Tullahoma; Marsha (Van) Baskin, Estill Springs; his father in law W.E. Blackburn, Tullahoma and a nephew Gavin Johnson, Nashville. He was also preceded in death by a sister Joyce Bernstein.
He was a member of Wesley Heights United Methodist Church and a supervisor for Wisco. He began his career in printing at the Tullahoma News. Jim's dad taught him to fish when he was a young child; developing a love for the sport that lasted a lifetime. He and Karen lived in their house on the lake for the last fourteen years - truly he and his dad's paradise. He loved keeping his place perfectly groomed and entertaining friends and family there. He chauffeured countless numbers of children, friends and family on tours of the lake in his pontoon boat. His beloved little dog Katie was his constant companion.
Visitation with the family will be Friday night from 5:00 until 8:00 pm at Tullahoma Funeral Home where services will be held 3:00 pm, Saturday with Rev. Jim Fields officiating. Burial will follow in the Rose Hill Memorial Gardens cemetery.


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