ROYSE CITY - Edith M. McPherson, 93, passed away Saturday, October 2, 2010, in Royse City.

She was born October 25, 1916 in Hubbard to Tom and Eugenia Loden.

She was a Baptist.

Mrs. McPherson was preceded in death by her husband Daniel F. McPherson; a son, Jerry McPherson; and a brother Thomas Loden.

She is survived by three sons, Bobby McPherson and wife Pat, Tommy McPherson and wife Nancy, and Kenneth McPherson and wife Judy; 13 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday at Corley Funeral Home. Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Corley Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Milton Spears officiating.  Burial will follow at Resthaven Memorial Park.

Pallbearers will be David McPherson, Rodney McPherson, Steve McPherson, Randy Ainsworth, Conner McPherson and James Moore.

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