Edsel L Massey Jr

Edsel Lewis Massey, Jr., 64 years of Peebles, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016, in Cincinnati.
Edsel was born April 30, 1952 in Portsmouth, the son of the late Edsel Massey, Sr., and Zetta Cosner Massey. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two grandchildren.
Edsel served his country in the US Army. He also worked as a manager of the Certified service station.
He is survived by his wife, Brenda Perdue Massey, whom he married on Feb. 24, 1982. He is also survived by one daughter, Barbara Cinnamon, of Rogersville, Tenn.; one stepdaughter, Kathy Johnson of Toledo; two brothers, Wesley Massey of Maryland, and Andy Massey of Boston, Mass.; three sisters, Sharon Lee of Peebles, Iva Jean Massey, and Kella Massey; and nine grandchildren.
According to Edsel’s wishes, he is to be cremated. A gathering of family and friends is planned for Dec. 4, from 12:30- 3 p.m. at 37 Diamond Street in Peebles.
Wallace-Thompson Funeral Home is handling all arrangements.