Landrum Everett Edwards Sr. “Lanny” 76 of Crestview, Florida passed away on Tuesday, November 7, 2023.
Lanny was born on January 25, 1947, in Florala, Alabama to Landrum and Lola Edwards. He grew up in the military and lived all over the world, but his family always called the Florida Panhandle “Home”. Lanny was employed by the United States Navy (Active)/Navy Reserves as an Aircraft Mechanic, to then work EAFB Civil Service. Lanny opened a machine shop in Crestview, Florida called Edwards Machine Shop where he could continue to work on what he loves after retirement.
Lanny loved to mechanic but what he loved the most was his family and friends. He will be missed by all.
Lanny is preceded in death by his parents, Landrum Edwards Sr., and Lola Quida Parker Hall, his brother, Glen Thomas Edwards.
Lanny is survived by his wife, Winnie Voncile Sellers Edwards, his son, Landrum Everette Jr., his daughter, Melanie A. Edwards-Lieving, his siblings and their spouses, Phil Edwards, Greg Edwards, Joan LaCrosse, Tammy Garrett, Ginny Calloway, eight grandchildren, Chris, Kaegan, Anneliese, Landon, Everley, Jaxon, Kiera and Kasen.
A gathering of family and friends will be held on Saturday, November 11, 2023, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. here at Brackney Funeral Service Chapel.