STEPHENVILLE — Edgar “Paw Paw” Purvis, 96, a dairy farmer, died Thursday, Aug. 23, 2007, at a local assisted living facility.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 25, 2007, at Rocky Point Baptist Church with Bro. Gary Ward officiating. Burial will be at Gardens of Memory Cemetery with arrangements by Lacy Funeral Home.