Eric Eugene Edwards, 38, of Terre Haute passed away Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017, in his home surrounded by family. He was born June 20, 1979, in Terre Haute, to Dennis Edwards and Vikki Herbert Sparks. He was the owner of Allied Structural Detailing.
He graduated from Clay City High School. He loved hosting Thursday night football parties, and enjoyed Sycamore basketball very much. He also enjoyed bowling and golfing. He loved to camp and spend time outdoors. He was a drum major and could play saxophone. He was a loving cat dad to his precious cats: Maya and Reesie.
He is preceded by his father-in-law, Dan Adams.
He is survived by his wife, Kim Adams Edwards; father, Dennis Edwards and stepmother Jill Edwards; mother, Vikki Sparks and stepfather Randy Sparks; brother, Mike Edwards (Heather) of Centerpoint; stepbrother, Austin Steward of Indianapolis; sister, Jama Smith of Noblesville; stepsister, Amber Wellum (Rob) of Marshall, Ill.; mother-in-law, Lynn Adams of Terre Haute; a sister-in-law, Kristen Allmand (Drew) of Terre Haute; brother-in-law, Isaac Adams of Terre Haute; nieces and nephews, Mackenzie Cangemillo, Cameron Smith, Taryn Smith, Ethan Edwards, Alex Edwards, Pierce Wellum, Jack Wellum, Stone Allmand; and several grandmothers, aunts, uncles, and cousins.
The family has chosen cremation with memorial services on Friday, Oct. 27, 2017, at 7 p.m. in the First Baptist Church of North Terre Haute, 2944 E Hall Ave., Terre Haute. Pastor Brett Parks will officiate. Greiner Funeral Home, 2005 N. 13th St., Terre Haute, has been entrusted with arrangements. The family suggests that in lieu of flowers that contributions be made to The Indiana University Simon Cancer Center in care of IU Foundation, PO Box 7072 Indianapolis, IN 46201; or The Exotic Feline Rescue Center, 2221 E Ashboro Road, Center Point, IN 47840. Online condolences can be made at: http://memorialwebsites.legacy.com/ericedwards/homepage.aspx
Published on October 24, 2017