James W. Edwards

James Edwards PictureJames W. Edwards, 77, of St. Stephens, SC, entered eternal rest on Tuesday, May 10.

Widower of Ida Lloyd Edwards, he was born in Cherokee County, SC and was a son of the late Curtis
Sr. and Geneva Dawkins Edwards.

He was a graduate of Granard High School, Claflin University, and South Carolina State University. Mr. Edwards was a retired teacher.

He was a member of The Episcopal Church of the Redeemer, Pineville, SC and a former member of Pleasant Grove C.M.E. Church in Gaffney.

Surviving: a daughter, Vanessa Smalls (Dennis); a son, Kurt Edwards (Nicole); a brother, Robert Edwards (Betty) of Gaffney; two sisters, Lucille Quince and Lillie Ruth Edwards of Gaffney.
Sevices will be Saturday, 11 a.m., in The Church of The Redeemer, Pineville, SC

Arrangements by: Gethers Funeral Home in St. Stephens, SC
Courtesy of The Gilmore Mortuary www.gilmoresmortuary.com

Published in The Gaffney Ledger on May 13, 2016