By Luke Brantley
WINFIELD — Winfield city councilman and longtime deacon of Winfield First Baptist Church Ed (better known as Eddy) Posey passed away on Friday, Dec. 9 at the age of 68.
Posey was a sitting member of the Winfield city council, and was a deacon emeritus at Winfield First Baptist Church after serving as a deacon and faithful member for many years.
Posey was born on Oct. 25, 1954, and graduated from Hubbertville High School in 1973, and then from Northwood University.
Posey owned and operated Winfield Truck Parts for over 20 years and was working for Waters International as a service manager. He will also be leaving an empty city council seat.
A funeral service was held yesterday, Tuesday, Dec. 13, at Winfield First Baptist Church.
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