Edward N. Wise, 76, a resident of Benton, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013, in Pensacola, Fla. Edward was born in South Pittsburg on Oct. 20, 1935, the son of the late Norris and Ruby Wise.
He had made Benton his home since the early 1980s. He was a veteran of the United States Army, who served his country during the Korean War. He was a retired truck driver who lived for family and friends.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 33 years, Betty Wise.
He leaves behind to cherish his memory one stepson and daughter-in-law, Keith and Penny McCall of Pensacola, Fla.; three grandchildren: Steven (Cory) McCall of Shelton Wash., Ricky McCall of Virgina Beach Va., and Christifer Mccall of Fort Polk La.; and numerous other extended family members and friends.
A memorial service is planned for Saturday, March 2, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Smyrna Baptist Church, Smyrna Road, Ocoee TN.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Wise family guest book at www.higginsfuneral.com.
Higgins Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.