Eddie Harold Risinger

Tuesday, January 15, 2008


Eddie Harold Risinger, 74, of Cardwell, died Saturday, Jan. 12, 2008, at his home. Born at Cardwell, he was the son of the late Lawrence and Tishie Sissom Risinger and was a lifelong resident. He was a member of Cardwell First Baptist Church and a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War.

Risinger served many years as an alderman for the city of Cardwell and was a member of Hornersville Masonic Lodge 215 and Kennett Masonic Lodge 68.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Harold Risinger, and a brother, Melvin Risinger.

Survivors include his wife, Connie Garner Risinger of the home; brother, James Risinger of North Fort Myers, Fla.; granddaughter, Kelli Randall of Manchester, Tenn.; and great-granddaughter, Cameron Randall of Manchester.

The funeral was held at 10 a.m. Monday in First Baptist Church at Cardwell with Rev. David Powell officiating. Burial was in Cardwell Cemetery under the direction of Howard Funeral Service of Leachville.

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