Services will be held at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church at 11 a.m. Saturday.
Lyons was a mechanic and worked for Sterling Sugars Inc. for 35 years before retiring in 2005.
Survivors include a daughter, Loretta Ann Lyons of Houston; three sons, Edward “Jimmy” Lyons and Eddie Lyons Jr., both of Charenton and Ronald Ray Lyons of Atlanta; one sister, Loretha Feast of New Orleans; and three brothers, Curley Lyons of Baldwin and Allen Ray Lyons and Sam Lyons, both of Houston.
Jones Funeral Home of Morgan City-Franklin-Jeanerette-Houma is in charge of arrangements.
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