Edward Eugene Wiley, 70, husband of Karol Cotillon Wiley, died Saturday, August 3, 2019 at his residence. He was born in Athens, Alabama December 8, 1948 the son of the late Andrew & Earline Townsend Wiley Jr. Edward was a 33 year employee of Ford, was a member of the Buffalo Soldier Motorcycle Club, had been a minister, an avid fisherman and loved to cook. He was also a Viet Nam War Veteran Having served honorably in the United States Marine Corp.
Besides his wife he leaves to cherish his memory, daughters, Teresa Torian, Crystal Wiley, Cindy Wiley and Skyla Simmon, sisters, Helen Starnes, Mary Wiley and Brenda Wiley, brothers, Alvis Wiley (Melissa), Andrew Wiley III (Netra), James Wiley, Charles Wiley, Mark Wiley and Timothy Wiley. Three grandchildren, Raven, Ashley, Josiah and one great granddaughter, Olivia also survive. He was preceded in death by one sister, Angela Williams and a brother and sister-in-law, George & Constance Wiley.
A service celebrating Edward’s life will be held 12:00 pm Saturday, August 10, 2019 at Louisville Memorial Gardens Funeral Home East, 11601 Ballardsville Road. A gathering of family and friends will begin at 10:00 am Saturday.