Guy B. Edgil

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May 15, 1941 - June 24, 2019

Guy B. Edgil, 78, of Birmingham, passed away Monday, June 24, 2019. He was born on May 15, 1941, in Townley.

Guy was a veteran of the U.S. Army Reserves. He started his work career at Alabama Power Company in 1967 and, after retiring from the Power Company, he began another career with Charles Ashby Company.

He enjoyed woodworking and built many pieces of fine furniture. He also loved gardening and Auburn Tigers sports, especially basketball, but his greatest loves were spending time with his family and serving in his church, Lakeside Baptist, for over 20 years.

Guy was predeceased by his mother and father, Zora and Marlin Edgil; one sister, Irene; and three brothers, Stancil, J.L. and Leonard.

Survivors include Guy's wife of 30 years, the former Sharon Sue Mann; one daughter, Dana McGough; one son, Steve Roberts (Jill); grandsons, Benjamin, Aaron, and David; sisters, Roberta Estes and Christine Keener; brother, Joe (Betty); and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be from 1 until 2 p.m. today, June 27, 2019, at Lakeside Baptist Church in Birmingham, immediately followed by the funeral service at 2 p.m. at the church. Burial will be at Southern Heritage Cemetery in Pelham. Dr. Richard Trader and Dr. Greg Corbin will officiate.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to Lakeside Baptist Church, 2865 Old Rocky Ridge Road, Birmingham, Ala. 35243.

Ridout's Southern Heritage Funeral Home, Pelham; 205-988-3511