Edward Lee "High Pockets" Torrence Sr

November 7, 1942 ~ May 30, 2020 (age 77)


He was a lifelong resident of Birmingham working for many years at Pullman Standard Corporation Bessemer until the plant closed.  After Pullman Standard closed he began working for the City of Birmingham until his retirement.  Graveside Service will be Saturday (6th) at noon at Elmwood Cemetery with Pastor Matthew B. Johnson officiating.  His loving survivors are: children Edward Lee Torrence, Jr. and Frances Mingo, sister; Delois Torrence, grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.  A very special brother in law; Willie (Corinthia) Jackson.. His remains will lie in repose on Friday from noon until  6:00 PM at the funeral home.  Westside Funeral Home Fairfield Directing.

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June 5, 2020

12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Westside Funeral Home-Fairfield
5695 Valley Road
Fairfield, AL 35064

Graveside Service
June 6, 2020

12:00 PM
Elmwood Cemetery
600 Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive
Birmingham, AL 35211

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