Fulbright, Eddie (Cleveland)

Saturday, January 13, 2018

Eddie Fulbright, 70, a lifelong resident of Cleveland, Tennessee, passed away on Thursday, January 11, 2018.

He worked at Bowater for many years before retiring from Industrial Valve in 2015. Eddie had many talents and hobbies including working in the yard, being outside, and working out. But more than anything, he loved his family and playing with his grandson. Eddie will be remembered as a loving and generous man who was always looking for opportunities to help others. He will be dearly missed by all that knew him. 

He was preceded in death by his father, Henry Walker Fulbright; mother and step-father, Helen and Arthur Lemons; and sister, Nell Brackin.

Eddie leaves behind to cherish his memory, his loving wife of 35 years, Betsy Fulbright; children, Aaron Fulbright (Julie), Melanie Fulbright (Larissa Freeman), Miranda Flannigan (Bobby), and Brian Fulbright; and grandson, Liam Reilly Flannigan; brothers, Bobby Fulbright and Bill Fulbright (Midge); as well as nieces, nephews, extended family, and friends. 

The family will receive friends from 12:30-2 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 15, at Companion Funeral Home, at 2419 Georgetown Road NW, Cleveland, Tn. 37311.

A celebration of life funeral service is planned for 2 p.m. on Monday with Pastor Gary Higgins officiating the service.

Following the service, Eddie will be laid to rest in the Sunset Memorial Gardens.

You are invited share a personal memory of Eddie or your condolences with his family at his online memorial at www.companionfunerals.com. Companion Funeral and Cremation Service and the Cody family are honored to assist the Fulbright family with these arrangements.


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