Earl (Ed) Nussbaum Jr of Eureka Springs, Arkansas, was born March 25, 1941 in Leon, Iowa to Earl and Helen (Durell) Nussbaum. Ed passed away October 13, 2020 at the age of 79.
Ed grew up in Leon, Iowa where he attended schools and graduated from Leon High School in 1959. He later attended Eastfield College in Texas.
Ed worked for Xerox as a technician for 30 Years starting in Dallas, Texas then transferred to Northwest Arkansas where he later retired. He built and operated Evening Shade Inn from 1992 till 2006. In his spare time, Ed enjoyed fishing, woodworking, antiquing, watching old westerns, and traveling.
He is survived by two daughters Tracy McBride of Eureka Springs, Arkansas, Kristy Nussbaum of Mesquite, Texas; grandchildren Jay McBride, Tyler McBride, Jessica Nussbaum; great grandchildren Elijah, Isaiah, Zuri, Bella and JoJo; brother Ronald Nussbaum and wife Sandra; nephews David Nussbaum and wife Jacque, Doug Nussbaum; niece Kari Nussbaum; great nephews Sean Nussbaum, Daniel Nussbaum and Ryan Nussbaum; along with a host of other family members and friends.
Ed is preceded in death by his parents, and his significant other Betty Corkan.
There are no services scheduled at this time. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.