A service to honor Edward Allen Corder, Sr., will be at 11 am Monday, February 5, 2018 at Blanchard-St. Denis Funeral Home in Natchitoches, LA with Bro. Butch Rogers and Bro. Josh Currie officiating. Burial will follow at Memory Lawn Cemetery in Natchitoches.
Edward Allen Corder, Sr., 82 years of age and a resident of Natchitoches, passed away peacefully on Friday February 2, 2018, at Natchitoches Regional Medical Center. Ed was born February 19, 1935, in Somerset, Kentucky; he was the son of the late James Amos and Gertrude Stephens Corder. He owned and operated a dry cleaning business in Natchitoches for many years. He was very dedicated to providing for his family. A long-time member of Trinity Baptist Church, he enjoyed fellowship with his church family. He will be missed but we take comfort in knowing one day we will be re-united with him in heaven.
Survivors include his wife, Edith Carol Hodge Corder, whom he married October 22, 1955, 3 sons, Edward Allen Corder, Jr., Vernon Craig Corder (Ann), Stuart Lee Corder (Allyson), 4 grandchildren, Andrew Gerard Corder, Catherine Therese Corder, Elizabeth Claire Corder, and Matthew Lee Corder, and 1 great-grandson, Leland Scott Corder.
Preceded in death by Marie Corder Jones, sister, James Amos Corder, Jr., brother, and Mildred Eleanor Corder Gregory, sister.
Published on February 4, 2018