Eddie 'Bones' Cogdill

Jan 09, 2014

June 3, 1946 — Jan. 7, 2014

CANTON — Paul Eddie "Bones" Cogdill, 67, of Terrell Cove Road, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014 unexpectedly at his place of work.

A native and lifelong resident of Haywood County, he was the son of the late Paul and Fannie Cogdill. He was also preceded in death by a brother, Teddy Cogdill, and a granddaughter, Krissy Cogdill. Bones spent most of his life as a dedicated truck driver, making friends at every stop.

He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Charlene Cogdill; a son, Jody Cogdill (Jen) of Canton; a daughter, Angela Rhinehart (Derry) of Canton; a sister, Peggy Wheeler (Richard) of Maggie Valley and her children, Wendy and Brian Harkins. The pride and joy of his life was his four grandchildren, Rebecca Rhinehart, Aaron Rhinehart, MiKayla Cogdill and Alex Cogdill.

A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 12 in the chapel of Crawford/Ray Funeral Home. The family will be receiving friends at the funeral home prior to the memorial service. Crawford/Ray Funeral Home is honored to be caring for the Cogdill family and words of comfort may be shared at www.crawfordray.com.