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Edgar Tomlinson (6-2-20)

Edgar Donald Tomlinson, 89, of Adamsville, died Tuesday, June 2.
He was born in Holly Springs, Mississippi, the son of the late Andrew Faulkner and Cynthia Catherine Burchette Tomlinson. He was united in marriage to Betty Lanell Smith, who survives.
Mr. Tomlinson served his country in the United States Army during the Korean War and received two Bronze Citations and a Purple Heart for his service. Edgar retired from Irby Construction Company, where he worked as a Superintendent.
In addition to his wife of 66 years, Betty of Adamsville;  he is survived by his children, Sheila Phillips of Florence, Alabama, Donna McCasland of Adamsville, and Wesley Tomlinson of Fort Pierce, Florida; six grandchildren; six great grandchildren; one brother; and two sisters.
He was preceded in death by his parents and four brothers.
No services are scheduled at this time.