Edward “Dusty” Wedgeworth, age 90 of Laurel, passed away on April 27, 2019.
He was born July 8, 1928, in Laurel, MS. He was a World War II veteran of the U. S. Air Force, and worked at Masonite for 41 years. He enjoyed farming all of his life, and received his greatest joy from his children, grandchildren, great grandchildren, and a multitude of kids that he loved as his own.
He is survived by his wife, Geneva Wedgeworth; son, Randy Wedgeworth; daughter, Stacey Welborn (Michael “Buford”); grandsons, Kim Wedgeworth, Lee Kilpatrick, Korey Wedgeworth and Cody Welborn; great grandchildren, Juleeana Bosarge, Jack Walker, Luke Kilpatrick, and Vera Newsome; sister, Shirley Tisdale (Ernest); brother, Gary Wedgeworth (Alberta); sister-in-law, Mary Jo Wedgeworth; and a host of nieces and nephews, including Paula Chapa, Dwayne Tisdale, and Mike Tisdale, who he loved as his own.
He was preceded in death by sons, Kim Wedgeworth and Kevin Wedgeworth; parents, Lem and Vermell Wedgeworth; brothers, Bonnie Wedgeworth and Hilman Wedgeworth.
Services will be held at Memory Chapel on Tuesday, April 30, 2019. Visitation will begin at 2 p.m. with the service to follow at 3:30 p.m. Rev. Jamie Aultman and Rev. Bob Robinson will officiate. Interment will follow at Sharon Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Dwayne Tisdale, Mike Tisdale, Jackson Tisdale, Joshua Tisdale, David Tisdale, and Casen Tisdale.
To sign the online guest book, visit www.memorychapellaurel.com.