Obituary Listings

There are condolences waiting approval on Edward 's Tribute wall
Obituary for Edward Lee Tatum

Edward Lee Tatum, 72, departed this life Thurs. July 20, 2017 in JFK Medical Center, Edison.

Born in Clinton, NC he lived in NJ over 50 years. He was formerly employed as a truck driver with Forgione Waste Management in South Plainfield.

Surviving is his only goddaughter who was more like a daughter to him Tawanda Currie (W. Pure Brown); children he raised as his own Phil Twine (Ruthie), Albert (Charlotte), Skip and Charles Jackson, Theresa, Doris and Sharon, and Diane Hathaway; grandchildren Chanel, Tamika, Rickey, Khalik, Alfonza, Za’Niyah and Keiwan; his sisters Macie Carter, Gloria Howard and Delia Boykin; brothers George Tatum (Emma) and James Tatum (Essie); his dear friends Candy Currie and a host of other relatives, nieces and nephews.


To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Edward Lee Tatum, please visit our Tribute Store.

Previous Events

Visitation

Friday

28

Jul

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Brown's Funeral Home

122 Plainfield Avenue
Plainfield, NJ 07060

Service

Friday

28

Jul

11:00 AM
Brown's Funeral Home

122 Plainfield Avenue
Plainfield, NJ 07060

cemetery

Friday

28

Jul

Holy Redeemer Cemetery

1734 Clinton Ave.
South Plainfield , NJ 07080

Albums

Create new album
 
Subscribe To Obituaries



We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Edward  Lee Tatum

Thank you for sharing your
memory of Edward

Provide comfort by sending fresh
flowers from our local florist.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.