Junior Thomas Edwards, 77yrs old of Grenada, MS was called home to be with his Lord while surrounded by his family. A Private Family Visitation will be held at Ray Funeral Home in Cleveland, MS.
Junior was born November 15, 1942 in Aberdeen, MS to Redden Edwards & Earlie Mae Smith Edwards. At a young age Junior moved to Cleveland, MS., where attended school. Junior met the love of his life Virginia Ann Lawson Edwards, and they were married for over 10 years until her passing. For many years Junior worked in Security Management for Dual Fast, and DNL in which he and his brother Leon both worked there for many years. In Junior's spare time he was avid outdoorsman who loved to hunt, and fish, and scrap metaling. Junior never had a lazy bone in his body and his word was his bond. Most of all Junior was a man of integrity and, a hard worker who loved his family with all his heart. Junior is preceded in passing by his parents, Redden & Earlie Mae Edwards, his loving wife, Virginia Ann Edwards, his brothers, Jerry Edwards, Terry Dale Edwards, Leon Edwards, John Edwards, Scottie Clark, his sisters, Darlene Sanders, Ollie Fox, Faye Edwards, Carolyn Edwards. Junior is survived by his children, Tony Edwards of Cleveland, MS., Angela Maglothin(Elvis) of Grenada, MS., Billy Edwards(Callie) Tillatoba, MS., one brother, Jimmy Edwards of Florida., one sister Bernice West of Aberdeen, MS., 11 loving grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren.