Name: Tyler, Edmund Lee

Edmund Lee Tyler, age 43, of Paducah, passed away Sunday, July 12, 2020, 4:02 p.m., at Mercy Health Lourdes of Paducah.


He was a member of New Greater Love Church, a graduate of Paducah Tilghman High School, and was formerly employed as a deckhand for James Marine Inc. Services.


He is survived by his father, Nathaniel McGee; six children, Ericka M. Tyler, Shakur D.M. Tyler, Marktez I.L. Tyler, Dominick D. Tyler, Prince E.J. Garnett, Ja’Sim T.M. Garnett, three grandchildren, one sister, Latevia V. Priddy; three brothers, Rome M.E. Tyler, Magic R. Priddy, and D’Shon Fitzgerald, all of Paducah; several nieces, nephews, and cousins.


He was preceded in death by his mother, Betty Jean Tyler and one brother.


Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday, July 25, 12:00 Noon, at Pettus-Rowland Funeral Home with Rev. LaRita Horton officiating.  Burial will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery.


Friends may also call at the funeral home on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until the funeral hour.


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Due to state mandated Covid-19 restrictions, we ask that you enter our facility wearing both a mask and gloves.


Pettus-Rowland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.