William Edgar Talley


William Edgar Talley passed away on Monday, March 29, 2021.

He is survived by his daughter, Bridget Matthews and her husband, David; grandchildren, Shane Matthews and Joann Matthews; brother, Joe Talley (Reatha); brothers-in-law, Sammy Nichols (Jenny), Richard Nichols, Durward Nichols (Sandra), Roger Nichols (Lou) and Ferris Nichols (Crystal); sisters-in-law, Eunice Metcalf, Myrtice Sellers, Margaret Amerson and Brenda Posey (Steve); many nieces and nephews along with their children and grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Lavonia Talley, his parents, Edgar ”Hook” Talley and Thelma Talley; his brother, Jimmy Talley; brothers-in-law, Eldon Sellers, Bud Amerson and Charles Metcalf; sisters-in-law, Linda Talley and Sheila Nichols.

Edgar lived in Carrabelle most of his life and enjoyed telling everyone he met the stories of his young life working on the fishing boats.  He was very proud of his grandchildren and bragged continuously about them.

Funeral services were held Friday, April 2 at Nichols-Revell Cemetery in Otter Creek (Sopchoppy).

David Conn and Kimberly Crum with Bevis Funeral Home of Crawfordville are assisting the family with arrangements.