Mr. Eugene Ellis Edmiston, 122 Rose Avenue, died yesterday in the West Side District Hospital following a gunshot wound in the head. Mr. Edmiston was born June 30, 1912, in Topeka, Kans. He had been a resident of the community for 10 years and of the state 40 years. Survivors include his widow Gwendolyn; three daughters, Mrs. Diana Lee Knowles of Belridge, Constance and Debra of Taft, one grandchild and two brothers, Albert M. of Long Beach and Sibley M of Mexico. Funeral services will be conducted Friday at 2 p.m. in the Erickson and Brown Chapel with the Rev. Claude Wood officiating. Interment will be in the West Side District Cemetery.