Mr. Paul Edwards, Jr., age 81, of Marianna, Florida transitioned from life temporal to life eternal on Tuesday, January 12, 2016 in Jackson Hospital.
He was a member of the Saint Luke Missionary Baptist Church and was a graduate of Jackson County Training School.
Celebration of Life services will be held on Monday, January 18, 2016 at 1:00 PM from the sanctuary of the Saint Luke Missionary Baptist Church with Reverend Riley J. Henderson (pastor) officiating. Vann Funeral Home in charge.
Mr. Edwards will lie in repose at the church from 12:00 Noon until time for the service.
A viewing will be held on Sunday, January 17, 2016 from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM at Vann Funeral Home.
He leaves to cherish her precious memories: A Daughter: Delores Edwards of New York, New York. A Son: Paul Edwards of New York City, New York. Two Stepdaughters: Deborah Simmons of New York City, New York; and Dorothy Daniels of Bessemer, Alabama. A Stepson: Melvin Davis of New York City, New York. Two Sisters: Mildred White (Theroy) of Dallas, Texas; and Betty Johnson of Long Island, New York. Two Special Friends: Beulah Johnson and Melissa Johnson both of Marianna, Florida. Brother-in-Law: James W. Maxey. Nine grandchildren, eight great grandchildren. Numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and many dear friends.You can find the complete original obituary on this website.