Edward Chappell Headley, Jr., age 93, of Cadiz, Kentucky, passed away Friday, October 27, 2017, at Saint Thomas Midtown Hospital in Nashville, Tennessee. Mr. Headley was a graduate of Bowling Green College of Commerce, now part of Western Kentucky University, and pursued his graduate work at the Universities of Louisville and Houston in addition to foreign language studies at International House, New Orleans, Louisiana. Mr. Headley worked for 35 years among three United Sates corporations which involved periodic overseas work in the marketing and manufacturing areas. He was an active member of The English-Speaking Union of the United States, Kentucky Branch, and was a member of the Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels. Mr. Headley's past local memberships included the Trigg County Public Schools Education Foundation, Trigg County Historical Society, and Friends of the John L. Street Library. He was a member and communicant at Grace Episcopal Church in Hopkinsville, Kentucky.
He is survived by several cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents, Edward Chappell Headley, Sr. and Marie Williams Headley.
Arrangements are being handled by Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc., 138 Main Street in Cadiz, where the family will receive friends from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM Saturday, November 4, 2017. Graveside funeral services will be held at East End Cemetery in Cadiz, at 2:00 PM Saturday, November 4, 2017, with the Reverend Alice Nichols officiating.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to a charity of the donor's choice.