Eddie Junior Vandiver age 78 passed away October 16, 2012 at his home.
He was born in Milledgeville, TN the son of the late Ed and Hautie Weatherington Vandiver. He attended schools in Chester County and served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War after service he returned to Chester County. He worked in construction and later worked for Morris Pest Control, Blackwelders Pest Control, Homestead Pest Control and later Bemis Cotton Mill. He also operated a service station and grocery store. He was a member of the American Legion Post 90 and also served as the 8th District Commander Adjutant. He was a Baptist.
He is survived by two daughters, Teresa Rodriquez and husband Rick of Portland, TN and Sherry Lonon of Bemis; two sons, Roger Vandiver and wife Dianne of Henderson and Wade Vandiver of Henderson; six grandchildren and nine great grandchildren; four sisters, Juanita McBride of Pinson, Kathryn Bromley of Henderson, Reba Faye Taylor of Medina and Adeline Dowdy of Henderson and one brother, Joseph Vandiver of Henderson.
He was preceded in death by sisters, Rachel Hudson, Pauline Vandiver and Raynelle Roberts and brothers, Lois Vandiver, Carl Vandiver, Murray Vandiver and Donald Ray Vandiver.