Obituary: Calvin Eddins
Calvin Eddins, age 76, passed away early Thursday morning, July 31, 2014 in Madison. Graveside funeral services will be 2:00 PM Saturday, August 2, 2014, at Evergreen Cemetery, Greenville, FL Calvin was born in Greenville, FL on July 26, 1938 to Johnny and Mattie Eddins. He moved to Madison in 1952. He retired from Florida Plywood in Greenville. Calvin was a Christian and of the Baptist faith. He has been in the Madison Nursing home for the past 2 ½ years. The highlight of Calvin’s week was when some of the local churches had service on Sunday afternoon praising God. He is survived by his twin brother: Alvin Eddins (Shirley); Four sisters: Geneva Massey of Madison, FL, Evelyn Cribbs of Lake City, FL, Johnnie Kinard, of Quincy and Dorothy Hubble of Madison; 1 niece he helped raise Linda Hutto Roady of Tallahassee, and many more nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; Johnny and Mattie Eddins; four sisters: Annie Bell Shackelford, Inez Hall, Elizabeth Eddins and Iva Lee Davis; Three nieces Martha Crafton, Jean Brooks, and Sarah Malone. Dress casual please.