Robert E. Edge, Sr., 82, of Maceo, passed away on Monday, January 11, 2021 at his home. He was born in Whitesville, Ky on August 14, 1938 to the late George Ora and Agnes Howard Edge. Robert was a member of St. Columba Catholic Church and was retired from the Daviess County Detention Center where he was Chief Deputy. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Joseph Carol Edge and two great grandchildren, Logan and Michael.
Robert is survived by his wife of 61 years, Ellen Edge; daughters, Marie (Glenn) Wells and Lisa Holmes; sons, Robert E. (Mary Beth) Edge, Jr. and Steve Edge; 9 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren 1 great-great grandchild; sister, Shirley Ann (Donald) Howard; brother, James Owen (Donna) Edge, along with several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 1 pm on Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at Gibson & Son Funeral Home, Lewisport with burial following in Resurrection Cemetery, Owensboro. Robert’s family will be greeting friends from 9 am until noon Wednesday at Gibson & Son Funeral Home, Lewisport. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Columba Catholic Church
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