Edward Leon Moffitt

Monday, July 30, 2018
Edward Leon Moffitt

Edward Leon Moffitt, 75, of Edwardsville, Ill., passed away July 26, 2018, at the Alahambra Care Center, in Alahambra, Ill.

He was born on July 30, 1942, in Fagus, Mo., and was the son of Doyle and Edith (King) Moffitt.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Edith Idabelle Moffitt, and father, Doyle Moffitt.

Edward enjoyed gardening, fishing, hunting and watching baseball.

Survivors include his children, Barry Moffitt and wife Lisa, Dawn Morrissey and fiancée David Wilson, Michael Drummonds and wife Nichole, Libby Dotson and husband Bob, Crystal Reiter and Doyle Moffitt and wife Melissa; his grandchildren, Zachery Moffitt and wife Danielle, Nicholas Moffitt and wife Ashley, Kirk Dotson, Kelsey Dotson, Ashley Drummonds, Amber Drummonds, Brandon Drummonds, David Morrissey, Abigail Morrissey, Jackson Morrissey, Madison Scott, Chase Reiter, Ben Lomax, Liam Moffitt and Vivian Moffitt; his great-grandchildren, Joshua Drummonds, Aiden Drummonds, Dominic Drummonds, Kaidynce Moffitt, Thomas Moffitt and Bailey Moffitt; and many other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 6, at the Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home, in Piggott, Ark., with Bro. Gary Hancock officiating. Burial is in New Hope Cemetery in Pollard, Ark. Pallbearers are Zachery Moffitt, Nicholas Moffitt, Kirk Dotson, Brandon Drummonds, David Morrissey, Chase Reiter and Jackson Morrissey. Honorary pallbearers are Ben Lomax and Liam Moffitt. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home, of Piggott,is in charge of the arrangements. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Sunday at Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home in Piggott.