Funeral services for Annie Clara Edwards, age 88, were held
at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 2, 2000, in Robertson Chapel of
Memories in Clarendon with Rev. James Martindale, Baptist Minister,
officiating. Burial was
held at Citizens Cemetery under the direction of Robertson Funeral
Mrs. Edwards died Wednesday, August 30, 2000, in Amarillo.
She was born January 25, 1912, in Toolie, Utah, and was a
resident of Howardwick from 1981 to 1999 when she moved to Amarillo.
She married Rev. Joseph O.C. Edwards on January 30, 1930, at
Amarillo. He preceded her in death on May 29, 2000.
She was a homemaker. She
was a member of the First Baptist Church in Amarillo and was the
president of the WMU for many years.
She was preceded in death by one son, Billy Bob Edwards in
Survivors include two daughters, Patricia Ann Edwards of
Howardwick and Evelyn O’Donna Melancon of Houma, Louisiana; one
son, Lanny Edwards of Clarendon; five grandchildren; 14 great
grandchildren; and six great great grandchildren.
bearers were Kenneth Stone, Kenny Bridges, L.D. Robinson, John
McVicker, Lee Jackson, and Shin Maxey.