Willie B. Edwards, age 90, passed away on Sunday, March 15, 2020. He was born on February 22, 1930, to the late Berry and Missouri Edwards. Willie B. was a member of New Harmony Baptist Church in Cumming, GA. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his loving wife, Betty Edwards; son, Roger Edwards; step-mother, Cleo Edwards; siblings, J.E., Grace, Eveleen, Joe, Doug and Jimmy.
He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Linda (Morris) Jennings; son and daughter-in-law, David (Carol) Edwards; daughter-in-law, Elaine Edwards; brother, Junior Edwards; sister-in-law, Betty Jane Edwards; 6 grandchildren, Thomas Jennings, Lisa Meeks, Kimberly Colee, Megan Edwards, Talicia Mallernee, and Corey Edwards; 9 great grandchildren, Brandon and Logan Jennings, Drew and Tyler Kennedy, Eli and Hannah Jeffers, Parker and Saela Mallernee, and Mason Edwards; and 1 great great-grandchild, Hadlee Jennings; along with many other loving relatives and friends.
Funeral services for Mr. Edwards will be held Wednesday, March 18, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. in the chapel of Ingram Funeral Home in Cumming, GA. Officiating will be Rev. Sammy Wright and Rev. Clyde Boling. Interment will follow at New Harmony Baptist Church in Cumming, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. until the hour of service.
Ingram Funeral Home & Crematory, 210 Ingram Ave, Cumming, GA 30040 is in charge of arrangements.
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