Funeral services for John M. Edwards, age 90 of Fayetteville, will be conducted Saturday at 11 a.m. at Higgins Funeral Home with Bro. David Baker officiating. Burial will follow in Bostick Cemetery beside his wife Sylvia Edwards who passed away in 1998. Mr. Edwards passed away Friday at Lincoln Medical Center.
A native of Madison County, AL, Mr. Edwards was the son of the late Virgil and Fronie Mae McElyea Edwards. He was a former machine operator for Giles and Kendall Cedar Mill.
Survivors include three sons Johnny Edwards and wife Judy of Elora, Harvey Edwards and wife Judy Kay Edwards of Flintville, Ken Edwards and wife Judi of Port Orchard, WA, one daughter Robbie Whitfield and husband Waylon of the Crystal Springs Community, grandchildren Dee Dee Neal, Matthew Edwards, Mandy Clark, Amy Borst, Erik Borst, Melissa Shaw, Tabitha Lane, Ashley Whitfield and 13 great grandchldren.
Visitation with the family will be Friday evening 5-8 p.m. at Higgins Funeral Home.