Edward “Eddie” Daigle, age 63 of Paris, TN, died Friday, January 7, 2022, at his residence.
He worked for 47 years as a printer at West TN Printing Company in Paris. Eddie coached the Bears youth football team for 22 years. He was an avid sports fan, especially the Henry County Patriots. He enjoyed collecting baseball cards and spending all his extra time with his grandchildren.
Eddie was born January 5, 1959, in Baton Rouge, LA, to the late George Andrew Daigle, and to Betty Daigle Hastings of Paris.
Along with his mother, he is survived by his two children, Andy (Shannon) Daigle of Paris and Amy (Joseph) McClure of Paris; his significant other, Maggie Stewart of Paris; two stepsons, Drew (Kristin) Stewart of Tarpon Springs, FL and Nicholas (Caitlyn) Stewart of Paris; one sister, Sheila LeAnn (Fred) Dunlap of North Bend, OR; nine grandchildren: Bailey Sherrod, Anna Daigle, Laney Daigle, Noah McClure, Eli McClure, Wyatt Stewart, Masen Stewart, Caroline Stewart and Tegan Stewart; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by one sister, Tamela Daigle White; and one step-brother, Mike Hastings.
Arrangements are being handled by Ridgeway Funeral Home, 201 Dunlap Street/PO Box 788, Paris, TN 38242. Visitation will be Wednesday, January 12, 2022, from 4-7 p.m. at Ridgeway Funeral Home, and continue Thursday, January 13, 2022, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The funeral service will be Thursday, January 13, 2022, at 1 p.m. at Ridgeway Funeral Home, with Bob Palmer officiating.
Serving as pallbearers will be Mike Hall, Brian Hall, Rick Hall, Joshua White, Bill Jelks, Drew Stewart, and Nicholas Stewart. Honarary pallbearers will be JoJo Sutton and the previous players of the Bears youth football team.
Burial will follow in Memorial Cemetery in Paris.