Edna “Rena” Peddy, 75, of Vidor, passed away July 31, at her home. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 3, at Pecan Acres Baptist Church in Vidor. Officiating will be the Rev. Paul Fregia. Burial will follow at Wilkinson Cemetery in Orange.
Visitation will be from 5:00-9:00 p.m., Tuesday, at the church.
Born in Coushatta, La, Oct. 13, 1940, she was the daughter of George Wesley Williamson, Jr. and Lila Louise Williamson (Moreno). Edna was a member of Pecan Acres Baptist Church and was involved in their women’s group. She loved her children and grandchildren and enjoyed watching them play sports. Edna was a very crafty person who liked cross-stitching, scrap-booking and making things. She also enjoyed fishing, traveling and playing bingo.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, William Randall Peddy; sisters, Georgia Louise Carter, Thelma White, Audrey Janise Block and Marie Williamson and her brothers, Marshall Williamson, David Sheridan Williamson, Joseph Robert Williamson, William Wesley Williamson, Ray Sheridan Williamson and James Douglas Williamson.
Edna is survived by her children, Katherine Henry and husband Rex, of Canyon Lake, William Randall Peddy, Jr. and fiancé Jamie Burt, of Pasadena, George Luther Peddy and wife Linda, of San Antonio, Danny Joe Peddy and wife Regina, of Vidor and Allen Ray Peddy and wife Jennifer, of Vidor; 16 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; brother, James Martin Williamson, of Vinton and numerous nieces and nephews.
Serving as pallbearers will be Chris Williamson, Kevin Williamson, George Wesley Williamson, Nathan Peddy, Cord Fling and Mahlon Butler. Honorary pallbearers are Colton Peddy, Tucker Peddy and Rhett Peddy.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Pecan Acres Baptist Church at 14795 Duncan Woods Ln., Vidor, TX 77662.