Lorene Beard Edwards, 87, of Sulphur Well went to her heavenly home on Thursday December 20, 2018 surrounded by her family at Metcalfe Health Care Center in Edmonton.
She was born on February 25, 1931 to the Charlie and Mable Beard. She was the wife of the late Robert Granvil Edwards.
Her survivors include one daughter, Patricia (Barry) Froedge of Sulphur Well; two sons, Carl (Lee Ann) Edwards of Edmonton and Terry Edwards of Center; one daughter in-law, Bonnie Edwards of Center; two brothers, Cecil (Libby) Beard of Portland and Glen (Elaine) Beard of Edmonton; three sisters, Pauline Rogers of Portland, Dimple Parnell of Mooresville, IN and Diane (Darwyl) Atwell of Edmonton; six grandchildren, Timothy “Dinky” (Rena) Edwards, Amanda (Steve) Garmon, Tabatha (Aaron) England, Candie (Pete) Bennett , Brittany (Jr. Ray) Grissom, and Courtney Edwards; 11 great grandchildren; one great great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Besides her husband and parents, she is preceded in death by her son, Timmie Edwards; grand daughter, Laura White; and sister, Mary Francis Napiers.
The funeral service was held at 1:00 PM on Sunday at the Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton with burial in the Edwards Family Cemetery.
Visitation was from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM Saturday and after 9:00 AM Sunday until time for the services at the Funeral Home.