Clarence Arvil Edmonds

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Danville, VA

Clarence Arvil Edmonds, 95 of Danville, VA went to be with the Lord Friday June 23, 2017 at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke, VA
Funeral services will be conducted 11:00 A.M. Wednesday June 28, 2017 at Townes Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in Reidlawn Cemetery Reidsville, NC with military rites.
A native of Oliver Springs, TN, he was the son of the late Roy and Martha Lethgo Edmonds and had lived in Danville, Va. since 1972. He was the retired Director of the Pittsylvania County Service Authority and was a retired Lt. Colonel in the US Air Force having served in WWII, Korea, and Vietnam. He was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Danville, the Danville Lions Club and the A.O.P.A.. Clarence had taught aviation at Averett University and attended University of Tennessee. He was preceded in death by his wife: Doris Rothrock Edmonds, and a sister: Anne Hagood Brock.
Survivors include: his son Wayne A. Edmonds and wife Donna of Anchorage, AK, daughters: Jane E. Edmonds of the home, and Beverly E. Garside and husband Keith of Odenton, MD, sister: Lorene Edmonds Cooper of Ft. Lauderdale, FL, grandchildren: Steven Edmonds, Matthew Edmonds, Roman Edmonds, Hannah Edmonds, Anthony Edmonds, Julie Edmonds, and Mason Edmonds, great grandchild: Jasmine.
The family will see friends 10:00 till 11:00 AM June 28, 2017 before the service at Townes Funeral Home Danville, VA.
Citty Funeral Home in Reidsville, NC is in charge of arrangements.
Memorials may be sent to: The Danville Lifesaving and First Aid Crew, Inc. 202 Christopher Lane Danville, VA 24541
Online condolences may be sent to: www.cittyfh.com