Edward U. Giroir, Jr., of Flat Rock, died Monday, January 3, 2022.
A native of Morgan City, LA, he was the son of the late Edward U. Giroir, Sr., and Anita Locke. Edward is also preceded in death by two sisters, Peggy Giroir and Joyce Armond, and his grandparents.
He loved spending time with his family, friends, and the outdoors. Edward was an avid fisherman and enjoyed fishing the local rivers, lakes, and the outer banks.
He is survived by his wife Michele Giroir; a daughter, Lindsay Giroir (David Todd III); two sons, Edward and Jordan Giroir of the home; two sisters, Betty Heise of Shrevport, LA and Katie Harrison of Marrero, LA; a brother, Billy Giroir (Judy) of Morgan City, LA; two grandchildren, Breonna and David Todd IV; several children he treated like grandchildren, Amber, Matthew, Thomas, Bobby Jr. and Dustin, who were very special to him; numerous family members in Louisiana; and many special thanks to his fishing buddies and friends.
The family will receive friends from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM on Saturday, January 15, 2022, at Forest Lawn Funeral Home. The family requests masks be worn during the visitation.
Memorial contributions may be made in his memory to: St. Jude’s Hospital, Shriner’s, Manna Food Bank, East Flat Rock Baptist Church, or Pisgah National Forest. Go enjoy the outdoors and take a kid fishing.
An online register book is available by visiting www.forestlawnhendersonville.com.
Forest Lawn Funeral Home is assisting the family.