Edward Dean Canipe February 6, 1957 - July 15, 2020

Edward Dean Canipe, 63, of Burnsville passed away on Wednesday, July 15, 2020 at Mission Hospital.  He was born in Fairbanks, Alaska to the late Chester and Carrie Blankenship Canipe, and is also preceded in death by a sister, Luann, and a brother, Daniel.

Left to cherish his memory are his sons, Jeremy Canipe (Robin) and Scott Canipe (Samantha); granddaughter, Caroline; and sister, Julia Tipton.

A memorial service will be held on Friday, July 24, 2020 at 6pm at Banks Creek Bible Church, 1910 Banks Creek Road, Burnsville, NC.  Pastor Glen Autry will officiate.  Due to coronavirus restrictions, attendance by family and church family only is requested.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to www.BCHfamily.org in Ed’s honor.

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  1. Wayne Smith says

    I Am so sorry for your loss. I worked with Ed at BI-LO for many years. We had great times, lots of cutting up and laughter. Ed laughed a lot. I will miss him but remember all those good times.

  2. Larry Canipe says

    Eddie, we will miss your wit and commitment to your family and friends. Your guidance to others around you will carry on far beyond your presence. We will be here for support to all your beautiful family at anytime. Your journey continues and someday we will meet again.

  3. Lisa Byrd Gardner says

    Ed was always really good to me, he will be missed by many. Prayers for you Jeremy, Scott and family. I know it will never be the same, but trust in God’s promise that you’ll see him again. May His comfort be with you all during this time. Much love.

  4. Frank & Shelba Banks says

    Sorry to hear about Ed’s passing. Good memories of baseball and basketball games. Praying for you all at this difficult time. May God give you all peace and comfort in the days ahead.

  5. Pam Salyers says

    Jeremy and family…..I am so sorry about your dad. Please accept my prayers for peace and comfort.

  6. Patrick Bradford says

    I was shocked and saddened to hear of Ed’s passing. I worked with him at Ingles back in the late 70’s/Early 80’s. There was never a dull moment. LOL I recently got to see him and talk for awhile. It was great to catch up. Will miss him.

  7. Gene Allen says

    Ed (sug) your going to be missed. You was a good friend and had a lot of laughs with you over the years. Praying for the family. God bless y’all.

  8. Diane Bell says

    Jeremy & Robin – I’m sorry for your Dad’s passing. I pray your happy memories will help console you in your times of grief. ?

  9. Rachel says

    Oh, Eddie Eddie Eddie you will be missed sug…

  10. Nannette says

    Ed was a bright spot in your day every time you saw him. He will be greatly missed by everyone who had the pleasure to know him. May God grant you the grace and comfort needed in the days to come

  11. Darren Penland says

    I’m really sorry about Ed passing away. I’m praying for your family during this difficult time.

  12. Charles Robinson Jr. says

    Condolences on the loss of ED. He was a very good friend and always a pleasure to see. I have many fond memories of him. I will miss him. May you find comfort in God, Jesus, and Holly Spirit.

  13. adashia says

    Prayers for the family! He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.

  14. Ginger says

    Ed was a good man prayers for the family

  15. Randy and Pam Edwards says

    Prayers for the family, and Ed was a good person to work with.