Edgar “Eddie” Louis Muller, 78, of Hendersonville passed away on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at the Elizabeth House following a brief illness. Born in Gaffney, SC, he was a son of the late Gathie Chandler Muller Skelton and the late Rev. Frank Louis Muller. He was also preceded in death by a brother, Wendell Charles Muller.
Eddie grew up in Greenwood, SC and after graduating Anderson College he began his career at Self Memorial Hospital. He was Healthcare Administrator at Wesley Commons, Greenwood, SC and Aldersgate, Charlotte, NC. He retired as the Executive Director and CEO of The Pines at Davidson after 27 years. He was an active member in the Lake Norman Rotary Club, served on the Davidson Daycare Board and served two terms as Deacon of Davidson College Presbyterian Church.
Following his retirement, he and his wife moved to Hendersonville, NC where they became members of Hendersonville Presbyterian Church where he served on the finance committee. Eddie was a man of strong faith who loved God and his family. He enjoyed golf and trout fishing.
Survivors include his loving wife of 56 years, Betty Vaughn Muller; three daughters, Rene Muller McCurry (Alan) of Huntersville, NC, Lori Muller Byrd (Steve) of Rock Hill, SC and Brooke Muller Tamburin (Kevin) of Charlotte, NC; four grandchildren, Chelsey Mossburg, Abigail Wilson (Brent), A.J. and Cade McCurry; two great-grandchildren, Asher Mossburg and Anna Wilson; two sisters, Helen Muller Cassell of Simpsonville, SC and Joan Muller Mauldin of Easley, SC.
He will be remembered most by his family with one word, LOVE.
A memorial service will be held 2pm on Thursday, December 21, 2017 at Hendersonville Presbyterian Church. A reception will follow.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Hendersonville Presbyterian Church Building Fund, 699 N. Grove St. Hendersonville, NC 28792 or to the Eddie Muller Activities Fund at The Pines of Davidson, 400 Avinger Lane, Davidson, NC 28036.