Alice L. (Newton) Edwards, age 87, died Wednesday, March 14th at 12:52 A.M. at the Friendship Care Center in Marion.
Funeral services were at 1:30 p.m. on Friday, March 16th at Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home with Dr. Bob Wagner officiating. Burial followed in Maplewood Cemetery, Marion. Visitation was from 5-9 P.M. Thursday at the funeral home.
Mrs. Edwards was born February 16, 1914, in Trigg County, Kentucky, to Oscar C. and Fannie (Robinson) Newton. She married Earl Edwards in Marion. He died on January 2, 1977.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, one brother, Bill Newton, one grandson, Bobby L. Stewart, Jr., and two infant great-grandchildren.
Survivors include the following:
Two daughters and sons-in-law:
Marlene (Galyoan) & Elden Casey of Johnston City
Elizabeth (Galyoan) & Bob Stewart of Marion
Terri & Mark Head of Johnston City
Jerry & Cindy Casey of Johnston City
Gary & Karen Casey of Paulton
Sherrie & Bill Vanek of Johnston City
Perry Casey of Johnston City
Georgia Ann Allen of Romeoville, IL
Michael E. Henderson of Romeoville, IL
Mrs. Edwards attended Second Baptist Church in Marion.