Clinton Edward Trotter was born Sept. 4, 1929 in Leland, Miss., to parents Charlie Clinton Trotter and Edna Nadine Mosley.
Ed spent most of his life as a farmer in Greenville, Miss., growing cotton, soy beans, wheat, oats and rice.
After retiring from farming Ed worked for The U.S. Department of Agriculture as a Crop Insurance Investigator until retirement in 1995 living in Kemp.
Ed and Willene enjoyed traveling extensively throughout the U.S. and abroad. He especially enjoyed playing golf and spending time with his family and beloved grandchildren. He will be dearly missed by all that knew and loved him.
Ed was preceded in death by his parents, son Larry Trotter and brothers Frank and Billy Trotter.
Ed is survived by his wife of 65 years Willene Trotter of Kemp, son Steve and wife Connie Trotter of Conroe, daughter Teri and husband Chuck Keller of Dallas, grandchildren Hank Keller of Dallas, Clint Keller and wife Natalie of Dallas, Gage and wife Julia Trotter of Virginia, Kelsi Trotter and fiancé Kiernon Hogard of Portland, Ore., and great-grandson Henry Keller of Dallas, as well as many extended family members and lifelong friends.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, March 6, 2020 at St. James on the Lake in Kemp.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to St. James Church on the Lake in Kemp or the charity of your choice.