Edmond "Rooster" Marsh, Sr.

Born: Sat., Feb. 2, 1957
Died: Sat., Jan. 16, 2021


5:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Tue., Jan. 19, 2021
Location: Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors

Funeral Service

2:00 PM Wed., Jan. 20, 2021
Location: Peebles Curry Memorial Chapel

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Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors announces the death of Mr. Edmond “Rooster” Marsh, Sr. age 63, of Kite, GA, on Saturday, January 16, 2021.

Funeral services will be conducted at Peebles-Curry Memorial Chapel on Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 2:00 PM with Rev. Morris Brantley officiating and Rev. Billy Brinson assisting.

Interment will be in the Lamb’s Cemetery in Emanuel County.

Pallbearers will be Blake Marsh, James Marsh, Chuck Hendrix, Chase Marsh, Mitchell McMillan, Frank Woods, Jr. and Ben Faircloth.

The family will receive friends Tuesday evening 5-7:00 PM at the funeral home.

CDC social distancing guidelines will be observed and masks are encouraged for your safety and the health and well being of others.

Born in Swainsboro, Georgia, Edmond was the son of the late Lula Bell Kersey and Edward Marsh, Sr. of Swainsboro, GA. Edmond retired from Evans Concrete in Metter, GA and continued with his own concrete business known as Henry and Marsh Concrete. He loved watching, “Gunsmoke”, fishing and playing pool. He enjoyed going to the dirt track races with his son.

Edmond was preceded in death by his parents, four sisters, Carol Calhoun, Cheryl Brown, Eddie Dean Marsh and Celeste Marsh; three brothers, Edward “Pig” Marsh, Ray Marsh and Dennis “Dino” Marsh.

Survivors Include:

Daughters: E.B. Hambrick (P.J.) and Heather Marsh both of Swainsboro, GA.

Son: Edmond Marsh, Jr. (Brooke) of Swainsboro, GA. 

Step-Daughters: Tessa DeMatteo of Grand Turks, Caicos Islands and Misty Oglesby of Millen, GA.

Sisters: Joan Akridge (Lewis) of Stillmore, GA and Crystal Marsh (Earl) of Kite, GA.

Brothers: Buddy Marsh of Canoochee, GA, David Marsh (Janena) of Oak Park, GA, Kelvin Marsh (Stacie) of Kite, GA, and  Thomas Marsh (Denise) of Four Oaks, CA.

Six Grandchildren: Ella Hambrick, Blaze Morris, Brendlee Morris, Briar Marsh, Stella Marsh and Grayson Tucker Marsh.

Numerous Nieces, nephews, and extended family

Condolences may be submitted on-line at www.durden-hudsonfuneraldirectors.com 

Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors is in charge of the arrangements for the funeral of Edmond Marsh, Sr.


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Robert Fountain, Jr.
   Posted Sun January 17, 2021
I just saw the posting of your father’s passing. Please know that many thoughts and prayers are being lifted up for you and your entire family during this difficult time. May God grant each of you his peace and loving support as you find strength in each other in the sharing of what you Dad’s life meant to you all.

May God bless and comfort you,

Ollie Stevens
   Posted Sun January 17, 2021
I'm so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Crystal if you need me you have my number and the rest of the family.

Lori marsh
   Posted Sun January 17, 2021
I am so sorry for your loss. I know the pain you are experiencing 💔. Please lean on us all for support. It's the only way I got thru it. Rooster, fly high my dear and please give your brother a hug for me and let him know that I love and miss him so. I love you all and am here for you

judy walters
   Posted Mon January 18, 2021
So very sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers are with you during this sorrowful time. Dear lord put your arms around this family and help them get thru these sad days. Amen

   Posted Tue January 19, 2021

Autumn Morning was sent by Javier .

My deepest sympathies during your time of loss, my thoughts/prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time

Nick and Debby Alfonso
   Posted Tue January 19, 2021
Please know we are so very sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.