William Conrad “Uncle Bill” Edgett
Fri, 2015-03-13 08:55 News Staff
William Conrad “Uncle Bill” Edgett died on March 4, 2015 at the age of 71. Bill is survived by his wife, Peggy Richardson Edgett; his children, Billy (Cindy) Edgett and Debbie (Jimmy) Thibodeaux; his grandsons, Hunter and Christian Thibodeaux; his stepchildren, Ti (Ben) Rencher, Dena Richardson, Mack (Lindsey) Richardson, and Heather (Lance) McCloud; his brother, Steve (Marilyn) Edgett; his sister, Barbara (Jerry) Boyce; and numerous step-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. All will miss his generous spirit and kind smile. Bill was born on November 9, 1943, to Marian Dahl and William Edgett. He grew up in Chalmette, LA, and attended Chalmette High School and Louisiana State University. Bill had a long career in the oil industry until his retirement in 2007. Bill was an avid outdoorsman who loved to fish and hunt. He was happiest out on his boat, surrounded by family and friends. Relatives and friends were invited to attend the visitation and memorial services at E.J. Fielding Funeral Home in Covington, LA, on Monday, March 9, 2015. In lieu of flowers, the family request donations in memory of Mr. Edgett to be made to Maria Lutheran Church, 301 County Rd 7 W., Kennedy, MN 56733 or Stem Cell Foundation, 101 Judge Tanner Blvd. Suite 502, Covington, LA 70433. Please sign the E.J. Fielding Funeral Home online guest book at www.ejfieldingfh.com.