Pastor Ed  Persinger
Pastor Ed Persinger, 71, of Fayetteville, went home to be with his Lord and his loved ones on Monday, March 9, 2020.
Born on July 12, 1948 at Garten, he was the son of the late Howard Lee and Clara Frances Holstine Persinger.
Ed was pastor at Kaymoor Community Church for 40 years. He was a retired electrician in the coal mines. In his spare time he was always working on a project like his old Mustang. He could fix anything and enjoyed hunting, fishing, reading, and discussing politics. He was a graduate of Fayetteville High School Class of 1966.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 39 years, Patricia Ann Asbury Persinger.
Left to cherish his memory include his daughter, Nikki Burwell (Larry) of Union; son, Steven Bradford (Leslie) of Fayetteville; grandsons: Harrison Burwell, Aaron Bradford, and Matthew Bradford; sisters: Mary Flores (Gil) of Hurricane, Cathy Jarrett (Eric) of Hico, and Debbie Rinehart of Fayetteville; and brothers: Ronnie Persinger (Yolonda) and Stanley Persinger (Judy), both of Fayetteville; and his faithful dog, Bindi.
Funeral services will be at 7 PM Wednesday, March11, 2019 at Dodd-Payne-Hess Funeral Home with Pastor Adam Trzicak and Pastor Ronnie Persinger officiating.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 pm on Wednesday at the funeral home.
For those wishing to express condolences to the Persinger family, you may do so by visiting our website at
Dodd-Payne-Hess Funeral Home will be assisting the Persinger family.
Published on March 9, 2020


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Steve and Linda Wheeler
Mar 11, 2020
What will we do without Pastor Ed to guide us? He is missed more than words can say. He truly loved the church and his congregation, and never failed to be the first person there when one of us was in need. Rest in peace pastor and friend, you are loved. Steve and Linda
Pastor Bruce &Annette; Johnson
Mar 11, 2020
To the family we express our condolences and are keeping you in fervent prayer. We are sorry we that we cannot attend the funeral due to ill health we are unable to travel. We love you as in family . Bruce, Annette and Jacob
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Mar 10, 2020
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Mar 10, 2020
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