AMerican Veteran 11

Ed Floars

May 13, 1941 ~ April 28, 2022 (age 80)


Edward Gray Floars, 80, of Wilson, died Thursday, April 28, 2022 in his home surrounded by his family.

A Celebration of Life will be held Sunday, May 1, 3:00 PM at Maplewood Cemetery, conducted by Rev. Ray Wells.  The family will receive friends at Wilson Memorial Service, Saturday, 5:00 - 6:00 PM.

He was a proud Marine and a retired salesman with Midstate Paper Box Company.

Ed is survived by his wife, Julia Forbes Floars; daughters, Beth Williams and Julie Price (Dickie); grandchildren, Tyler Wiggs (Kensie), Jackson and Will Smith; great-grandson, Gabriel Austin Wiggs; Ed was also loved and adored by a large extended family. 

He was preceded in death by his parents Sarah Tew Floars and James Gray Floars; sister, Janet Floars and grandson, Austin Wiggs.

Memorials are suggested to For The Love of Dogs, 5146 Quaker Rd, Wilson, NC 27893.


April 30, 2022

5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Wilson Memorial Service
2811 Fieldstream Drive N
Wilson, NC 27896

Celebration of Life
May 1, 2022

3:00 PM
Maplewood Cemetery
400 College St NE
Wilson, NC 27893

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