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Visitation

St. Mark's United Methodist Church
Thursday January 20th, 2022
1:00pm - 2:00pm

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Funeral Service

St. Mark's United Methodist Church
Thursday January 20th, 2022
2:00pm

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Burial

McDowell Memorial Park
Thursday January 20th, 2022

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Edward Howard Eller, Jr.

Edward Howard Eller, Jr., 74, of Marion, North Carolina, passed away Thursday, January 13, 2022 at the Memorial Campus of Mission Hospital.


He was born in McDowell County on September 30, 1947 to the late Edward Howard Eller, Sr. and Rena Mae Young Eller.

Edward retired from Collins & Aikman in engineering and design. He honorably served in the U.S. Army and was a bronze star recipient. He loved to watch sports of all kinds. Edward was a charter member of St. Mark’s United Methodist Church where he was very active. Over the years, he served as the church treasurer and as a choir member.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Norma Jean Causby Eller; and a sister-in-law, Doris Causby McCurry.

He is survived by his daughter, Nicole Biggs; his sister, Millie Brittain (Jerry); a niece, Jennifer Young (Michael); a brother-in-law, Jack Ronald “Boo” Causby; and special friends of many years, Scott and Denise Cable.

A funeral service will be held on Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. at St. Mark’s United Methodist Church with Rev. Kim Clardy officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:00 until 2:00 p.m. Burial will be at McDowell Memorial Park.

Flowers are accepted and appreciated. Memorials may be made to St. Mark's United Methodist Church, 3149 US 70 W, Marion, NC 28752.


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A candle was lit in memory of Edward Eller, Jr.

Mark Eller and family Jan 19 2022 2:45 PM

So sorry for your loss. Many prayers for the whole family. He will be greatly missed.

Mark Eller Jan 19 2022 2:45 PM

Eddie was a fine man and so well respected in the community. St. Mark's will certainly not be the same without him. My sympathy to his family.

Becky Davis Jan 18 2022 9:08 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Edward Eller, Jr.

Adam Bishop Jan 17 2022 10:00 PM

My thoughts and prayers are with you all, let me know if there's anything at all I can do for any of you.

Adam Bishop Jan 17 2022 10:00 PM

Nicole, you are in my prayers for peace and comfort.

Nina Jan 17 2022 9:59 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Edward Eller, Jr.

Nina Jan 17 2022 9:58 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Edward Eller, Jr.

Linda Jan 17 2022 9:17 PM

Nicole....I am so very sorry about your dad's passing. I know how much you will miss him but he will live on through you and you have all the wonderful memories to hold on to. Always keep him in your heart and you know he and your mom will be watching over you together. Love you sweetie.

Debbie Caprin Jan 17 2022 9:00 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Edward Eller, Jr.

Deborah Piercy Jan 17 2022 7:52 PM

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