Glenneth Doyle Edens
Glenneth Doyle Edens
  • August 20, 1929 - May 2, 2017
  • Crowley, Texas

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G. Doyle Edens, 87, of Crowley, passed away on Tuesday, May 2, 2017. The family will receive friends for a time of visitation on Friday, May 5, 2017 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm at Laurel Land Funeral Home, 7100 Crowley Road, Fort Worth. Services will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at Hallmark Baptist Church, 4201 West Risinger, Fort Worth. Entombment will follow at Laurel Land Memorial Park.

Doyle was born August 20, 1929 in Sweetwater, Texas to Guy Doyle Edens and Myrtle Viola Hodnett Edens. He spent his early years growing up in Granbury, Texas. Doyle married Ruby Lee Pilgrim on November 11, 1949 in Memphis, Texas, and made their first home in West Texas near the town of Brice. In 1958, they moved their family to the Fort Worth area. In 1985, they moved to Crowley and have been members of Hallmark Baptist Church of Fort Worth since the year 2000. Doyle loved spending time outdoors, gardening, and woodworking. Donations are appreciated to the givers charity of choice.

Mr. Edens is survived by his wife of 67 years, Ruby Pilgrim Edens, children: Darla Vail, Peggy Edens, Clayton Edens and his wife Winnie, and Laura Edens, grandchildren: Rachel Castillo and her husband Cesar, Amy Vail and Joe Gumminger, Cherika Edens, Amber Edens and Curry Bice, and by one great-grandson, Drew Bernethy, sibilings: Juanita Young, Weldon Edens and his wife Carolyn.