SHANNON - Edwin Earl "Ed" Frederick, 74, died Friday, March 23, 2012, at his residence. He was born April 11, 1937 in Red Bay, Ala. to Thomas Edwin and Fannie Neola Steele Frederick. He graduated from Central High School in West Helena, Ark. in 1956. He also attended Itawamba Junior College. He worked in several states including Tennessee, Florida, and Georgia. before retiring from Daybrite in Tupelo after 25 years of service. He was a veteran of the United States Army.
Services with military honors were at The Jefferson Street Chapel of W.E. Pegues. Burial was in Tupelo Memorial Park.
Survivors included three sisters, Mary F. Perrin (Dean) of Shannon, Callie Ann Harris of Lake View, S.C., and Judy Carol Berg (John) of Lake Jackson, Texas; one brother, Thomas Jerry Frederick of Memphis, Tenn.; a host of nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and his sister, Sharon Wright.