Edgar Bayless
Saturday
30
March

Visitation at Funeral Home

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday, March 30, 2019
Putnam-Reed Funeral Home
P.O. Box 750
Pikeville, Tennessee, United States
Sunday
31
March

Funeral Service

2:00 pm
Sunday, March 31, 2019
Putnam-Reed Funeral Home
P.O. Box 750
Pikeville, Tennessee, United States

Obituary of Edgar Monroe Bayless

Edgar M. Bayless, age 72, of Pikeville, TN, died Thursday , March 28, 2019 at Erlanger Medical Center. He was a U.S. Army veteran serving in Vietnam, a commander of the VFW post 5033, and a member of the American Legion. Edgar was employed at Taft Youth Center for 35 years and served on the County Commission for 8 years. He enjoyed carpentry as a hobby.  

   He was preceded in death by his parents, Oliver and Edith Bayless; brothers Tony and Mark Bayless.

   He is survived by his wife, Margaret Bayless, Pikeville; children, Edwina (Jeremy) Wilson, Spencer, TN, Nathan Bayless, Pikeville; 2 step daughters, Melissa McMillen, Spencer, TN, Misty McMillen, Pikeville; 3 step grandchildren, Colton and Morgan McMillen, Gabi Lawhon; sisters Sharon (Freddy) George, Pikeville, Artie Bayless, Pikeville, Gretchen (Andy) Anderson, Nashville, TN, Sheila (Jim) Hayes, Smyrna, TN; brother, Dennis (Karla) Bayless, Pikeville; and several nieces and nephews.

  Funeral services will be held Sunday, March 31, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. CDT in the funeral home chapel with Bro. Gene Brock officiating.  Burial will be in Malloy Cemetery.  Online condolences can be made at reedfamilyfh.com. Arrangements are by Putnam-Reed Funeral Home, 1171 Main Street, Pikeville, TN. Visitation will be Saturday, March 30, 2019 from 4:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. CST .

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