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“Mrs. Kornegay, Lisa, and family: So sorry to hear of your loss. May God's blessings and strength see you through. ”
1 of 13 | Posted by: Susan Casteen Wallace

“Dear Kornegay Family: We are so sorry for the loss of your loved one. Each one of you are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
2 of 13 | Posted by: Nelson & Betty Casteen - NC

“Such a lovely family I had the opportunity to meet. My prayers and thoughts are with you all. Love you Ms Sara and Lisa. 9 ”
3 of 13 | Posted by: Felecia Tillman - Teachey, NC

“I am so sorry for your loss. I pray that God's peace will comfort you during this time ”
4 of 13 | Posted by: Mary cavanaugh - Rose hill, NC

“Sorry to hear of Warren passing ”
5 of 13 | Posted by: Billy and Linda Adams - Selma, NC

“Lisa Chris CJ Michael Mrs Kornegay We are sorry about your loss. Take comfort in your wonderful memories. ”
6 of 13 | Posted by: Wally carol and family. - Sewell, NJ

“to Aunt Sara and family, I send my condolences and ish i could come with my sister and brother.Uncle Warren was always one of my favorite uncles ,He...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Bob McConnell - syracuse, NY

“MS SARA,LISA SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS WE KNOW HOW YOU FEEL WE STILL MISS DADDY EVERY SECOND OF EVERY DAY ITS ALMOST BEEN 3 YRS SINCE HIS PASSING!!...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: angie raynor butler - willard, NC

“We are so sorry to hear of your loss. We will keep your family in our thoughts and prayers. Henry, Beth, Conner and Cole Smith ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: Henry Smith - Rose Hill, NC

“Lisa, Chris, CJ, Michael, Mr. Ed will surely be missed. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers. The baseball field will be missing one of it's...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Kris Bryant - Wallace, NC

“We very grateful to have know Uncle Warren & are also happy that we were able to spend time with him & all the family this past summer. He will be...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“So sorry for your loss. MR. ED was a very niceperson... ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: Joyce Teachey - teachey, NC

“We were so sorry to here of Mr. Ed"s passing. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. May the memories of Mr. Ed's love be with you and...Read More »
13 of 13 | Posted by: Billy and Barbara Jones - Warsaw, NC


Mr. Edward W. Kornegay, age 70 of Rose Hill, NC, left this earthly life for his eternal life on Thursday, November 13, 2014. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 pm on Sunday, November 16, 2014 at Rose Hill Baptist Church conducted by Reverend Bruce Herrmann. Burial will follow at Devotional Gardens in Warsaw, NC. Visitation will be held from 6:00 –8:00 pm on Saturday, November 15, 2014 at Padgett Funeral Home Chapel in Wallace, NC.
Edward is survived by his devoted wife of 50 years, Sara K. Kornegay, his loving daughter, Lisa Kornegay Smith and husband Chris of Rose Hill, NC, two grandsons, CJ Smith and Michael Smith of Rose Hill, NC, three brothers, Wilbert (Nettie) Kornegay of Magnolia, NC, Hubert Kornegay of Cary, NC and Morris (Yvonne) Kornegay of Washington State, and two sisters, Ann Williams of Kinston, NC and Shirley Kornegay of Kinston, NC and many faithful and dear friends.
Born on May 17, 1944 in Duplin County, Edward was the son of the late Leslie Wooten and Alda Nicholson Kornegay and was preceded in death by three brothers, Everette Kornegay, Ray Kornegay and Larry Kornegay and three sisters, Pearl McConnell, Betty Core and Faye Barnette.
His hobbies included gardening, mowing yards, fishing and spending time with his family and friends. Edward was a member of the Rose Hill Baptist Church and served as a deacon. He served his country proudly in the US Army during the Vietnam War.
Pallbearers are Jamie Kornegay, Larry Kornegay, David Barnette, Jimmy Barnette, Jr., Steve Herring and Horace "Nubby" Byrd. Honorary Bearers are Murphy Batchelor, Julian Tucker, J. T. Kelly, Billy Floyd, Eugene "Punk" Fussell and Arnold Norris.
To sign the guest book, go to www.padgettfuneralhome.com.
A service of Padgett Funeral and Cremation Services, Wallace.