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Wallace Edwards

January 21, 1931 ~ January 17, 2021 (age 89)

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Mr. Wallace Edwards, 89, of Linden, passed away Sunday January 17, 2021 at Henderson County Community Hospital. He was born in Lobelville to the late Paul Edwards and Edith Alma Bell Edwards. Mr. Wallace worked for Ford Motor Company for 18 years, was owner/operator of Edwards Service Station and was also a School Bus driver for Perry County Schools. He was a member of the Tom's Creek Baptist Church. 

In addition to his parents he is also preceded in death by both his wives Joyce Shepard Edwards and Clara Dell Edwards and a sister Laverne Curl.

Survivors include his children Debbie (Randall) Harris of Parsons, Teresa (David) Garrison, Rodney (Jill) Edwards both of Linden, Terrie (Randall) Gray of Paducah, KY and Buster (Brenda) Dabbs of Linden, grandchildren Chelsey (Alan) Brasher, Chad (Kala) Qualls, Cassie (Britt) May, Blake Garrison, Jake Edwards, Autumn (Adam) Vespie, Lindsey (Eric) Gross and Drew (Emily) Gray, 11 great-grandchildren, a sister Linda Lou DePriest of Jacksonville, FL and a host of other loving family members and many, many friends.

The family has asked in lieu of flowers donations be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memorials Processing, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tn. 38105-9959.

Private family services will be held at the Tom's Creek Baptist Church at 1:00 P.M. Wednesday January 20, 2021. Services will be available for you to park in the church parking lot with your radios tuned in to station 87.9 FM.

Graveside services are open to the public. Military Honors will be presented at the cemetery.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Wallace Edwards, please visit our floral store.


Funeral Service
January 20, 2021

1:00 PM
Toms Creek Baptist Church
Toms Creek Road
Linden, TN 37096

January 20, 2021

1:30 PM
Barnett-Roberts Cemetery
Toms Creek Road
Linden, TN 37097

Please note
Private family services will be held with services available for you to park in the church parking lot with your radios tuned in to station 87.9 F.M.
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