Edmond McCart


Edmond Lyle McCart, 77, of Blue Eye, Mo., died Dec. 28, 2018, at home.

Ed was born Jan. 29, 1941, in Wayne County, Iowa, to Elmer and Donna (Carlson) McCart. On Aug. 4, 1984, Ed was united in marriage to Janice Basore in Independence, Kan.

Ed enjoyed his time with family and traveling within the country and abroad with Janice; he also enjoyed fishing. Ed was a man of faith and a member of the Sierra Vista Methodist Church in San Angelo, Texas.

He is survived by his loving wife, Janice; son, J. Michael McCart of Monument, Colo.; daughters: Shelly (husband Roger) Corbin of Sunrise Beach, Mo., Jera (husband Steve) Elmore of Summerville, S.C., son Jared McCart of Kansas City, Mo., and daughter Jaci (husband Jim) Bellemare of San Angelo, Texas. He has 13 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Also surviving are brothers, Kenneth (wife Carolyn) McCart and Don (wife Bonnie) McCart both of Corydon; and sister Janice Bishop of Walnut Creek, Calif.

He was preceded in death by his parents; grandson; and brother.

He did volunteer work with multiple organizations throughout his life such as: nursing homes, hospitals, Relay for Life, community centers and was president of the foundation board at a local library. He was most proud of his volunteer work in building a remote health clinic in Ghana, West Africa.

Funeral Services were Jan. 1, 2019, at Thomas Funeral Home in Corydon. Interment was at the Corydon Cemetery.

Condolences may be shared at www.thomasfh.com or facebook.com/thomasfuneralhome.

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