Mt. Vernon Register-News

October 21, 2013

Evelyn Edwards



Evelyn Edwards, 92, of rural Johnsonville, died at 6:04 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013, at her home.

She was born Sept. 26, 1921, in Berry Township in Wayne County.

She is survived by two brothers, Dwight Weaver and wife Evelyn and Bernie Weaver, all of Cisne.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Lewis O. and Eva (Dickey) Weaver; four brothers, Clifford, Hobart, Donnie and Evan Weaver; and husband LaVern Edwards, who preceded her in death on March 23, 1999.

She was employed at Wayne-White Electric Cooperative for 37 years.

She was a member of Fairfield First Baptist Church.

Services were at 2 p.m. Monday at Johnson and Vaughn Funeral Home in Fairfield with interment in Maple Hill Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church Mission Fund and will be accepted at the funeral home.