Official Obituary of

Donnie Edwin (Ed) Cain Jr.

August 31, 1927 ~ March 11, 2024 (age 96) 96 Years Old

Donnie Cain Jr. Obituary

Donnie Edwin Cain Jr. (Ed) passed away Monday, March 11, 2024, surrounded by his family.

Graveside services will be held at 2PM on Friday, March 15, 2024 at Meadowlawn Cemetery in Enterprise, Alabama. 

Ed was born as an only child at home on Rawls Street in Enterprise, Alabama. As a young boy his family moved to his grandmother's farm to live after his grandfather died. No running water, no electricity, outhouse, farm animals, mule and wagon. His parents later moved back to town which had electricity and plumbing. Ed graduated from Alabama Polytechnic Institute (Auburn University) in 1948. He then worked as an auditor for the State of Alabama. In the 1950’s he went to work for Champlin Oil Company in Oklahoma. He married Tobyanna Gunter Cain in 1956. They were married 52 years before she preceded him in death. In 1962 he moved back to Enterprise to start his own business as a CPA. He was a long time member of First Baptist Church.

Ed lived to be 96 1/2 years old with zero health issues, no cane, no walker and no dementia, until his last few days. He had a good long life. He is survived by his two children, Cathy (Steve) Winans, Susie (Rich) Hobson, five grandchildren and four great grandchildren. 

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Graveside Service
March 15, 2024

2:00 PM
Meadowlawn Cemetery Enterprise


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