1015 West 5th Street

Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870








Gene Gray (Peter Rabbit) Edmondson, 80, of Roanoke Rapids, NC died Saturday, February 27, 2021, at Vidant North Hospital, in Roanoke Rapids, NC.

Mr. Edmondson, was born in Halifax County, NC the son of the late Roy T. and Rena Smith Edmondson. He also was preceded in death by his daughter, Lisa (Buffy) E Gordon Whitby, his brothers Roy T. Edmondson, Jr., Bobby Lee Edmondson, Walter (Weanie) M. Edmondson, Deward Pepper and David Henry Pepper. His sisters Dorothy Ann E. Joyner, Lucille P. Parker and Josephine P. Aguirre.

Surviving are: His wife Vivian Keeter Edmondson, his sons, Gene Gray Edmondson, Jr. of Roanoke Rapids, NC and Mark A. Edmondson of Wilmington, NC. His Sisters Rena Ruth E. Williams of Tennessee and Hazel E. Skipper of Florida. His grandsons: William Holt Gordon of Wilmington, NC, Dylan G. Edmondson of Roanoke Rapids, NC and Landen P. Edmondson of Roanoke Rapids, NC and several nieces and nephews.

Graveside Services will be held in Cedarwood Cemetery, Thursday, March 4, 2021, at 2:00 PM, with Dr. Dennis W. Gregory, Sr. officiating. The Family will receive following the service.

Arrangements in the care of Wrenn Clarke & Hagan Funeral and Cremation Service.

Due to COVID-19, social distancing and masks are recommended.