Edward “Eddie Boy” Yelling, 62, a resident of Baldwin and a native of Charenton, died Thursday, April 19, 2012, at 11:34 a.m., at Franklin Foundation Hospital.
Visitation will be Saturday April 28 at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church in Charenton, from 9 a.m. until funeral service at 12 p.m. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Eddie Boy leaves to cherish his memories five sons, Shawn (LaShawn) Yelling, T.J. Darby, Derrick Darby, Edward Green and Korey Green, all of Franklin; one daughter, Michelle Darby of Abbeville; four sisters, Lillie (Isreal) Washington of Bakertown, Joyce Freeman, Eleanor (Dave) Peters and Florence (Nelson) Lightfoot, all of Franklin; five brothers, Horace (Laven) Yelling of Houston, Texas, Raywood (Emma) Yelling of Franklin, Herbert (Lorraine) Yelling of Charenton, Mark (Denise) Yelling of Jeanerette and Wayne Yelling of Baldwin; eight grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Eddie was preceded in death by his parents.
Jones Funeral Home of Morgan City/ Franklin/ Jeanerette is in charge of arrangements. Please visit www.jones-funeral-home.com to send condolences to the family.