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Obituary for Edward Lee Hovey

Edward "Ed" Lee Hovey, 90, of Mauldin, SC, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, September 20, 2023. He was born in Brownton, West Virginia to the late Mary Ellen and Edward Richard Hovey.

Ed is survived by his son, Joseph Edward Hovey; brothers: Harvey James Hovey, William T. Hovey (Deanna), and David Ray Hovey; and dear friends, Robert Thurman and Nancy Kelley. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 29 years, Dorothy Hovey.

Ed proudly served in the US Army before enjoying a successful 40+ year career as a supervisor for Kemet Union Carbite. He was a member of the American Legion and volunteered at McCall Hospice House. In his free time, he enjoyed watching baseball. Ed was extra polite and liked to tell jokes.

A memorial service will be announced at a later date.