Mary Zelma (Edenfield) Lyons

July 26, 1929 ~ November 24, 2018 (age 89)


Mary Zelma , 89, of Fairfield, went to be with the Lord on November 24, 2018 at Licking Memorial Hospital (Hospice) in Newark, Ohio. She was a resident at Brookdale Senior Living in Newark. She was born July 26, 1929 in Brown County, Ohio daughter to the late Charles T. and Grace (Silcott) Edenfield.

Mary is survived by her daughter, Roxanna (Carl) Young; grandchildren, Cassandra (Christopher) Young-Paxton, Alan D. Lyons, Jr., (Tonya), Alanna Lyons, and Jonathan Lyons; Step-grandchildren Michael, Jack, Duane, Debra Fowler, Rick and Sean; great-grandchildren, Dylan J. Young, Isabelle Paxton, and Jacob Lyons; and numerous nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her siblings, Clarence, Albert, Elmer, Ralph, Ernie and Edith: her husband John R. Lyons Jr.; and her son Alan De-Wayne Lyons, Sr. Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice of Central Ohio.

Arrangements are entrusted to Avance Funeral Home of Fairfield, Ohio. Visitation will be Thursday, November 29, 2018 from 10 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. at the Avance Funeral Home and Crematory, 4976 Winton Rd., Fairfield, 45014. Condolences may be offered at

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