|Birth: ||Jun. 28, 1918|
|Death: ||Mar. 10, 2009|
Alvin Edwards, age 90, of the Holly Creek community passed away Tuesday, March 10, 2009, at his residence. He was born on June 28, 1918, in the Honey Grove community, the son of James and Iler Taylor Edwards.
Alvin enjoyed operating his farming and ranching operation. He raised a garden every year and particularly was proud of his canned pickles. Alvin was an avid fisherman and hunter and also enjoyed whittling and cutting wood. He loved his dogs especially "Sonny." Alvin was a member of the First Baptist Church in Valliant and had lived most of his life in McCurtain County.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sons-in-law, Danny Daniels and Jim Chauvin; brothers and sisters, Lora Compton, Ludie Nix, Herman Edwards, Dwight Edwards, Venoia Edwards, Flo Belle Morzolf and Hollis Edwards.
Alvin is survived by his wife, Juanita Edwards of the Holly Creek community; daughters and sons-in-law, Sandra Gail and Tony Batchelor of the Holly Creek community, Barbara and Josh Randle of Valliant, Betty Daniels of Valliant, Janice Chauvin of Idabel, and Kaye Edwards of Idabel; 10 grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.
Services will be at 10 a.m. on Thursday, March 12, 2009, at the Valliant First Baptist Church with Bro. Mike Mings and Bro. Don Batchelor officiating. Interment will follow in Rock Hill Cemetery.
Online condolences can be sent at www.conley-whitefuneralhome.com.
James Edwards (1884 - 1926)
Florence Iler Taylor Edwards (1888 - 1969)
Juanita Cowell Edwards (1925 - 2010)*
Ludie D. Edwards Nix (1911 - 2004)*
Herman F. Edwards (1913 - 1989)*
James Venoia Edwards (1916 - 2000)*
Alvin Edwards (1918 - 2009)
Hollis Edwards (1920 - 1920)*
Dwight L. Edwards (1925 - 1996)*
Rock Hill Cemetery (S of Golden)
Created by: Sharon Rhoades
Record added: Mar 16, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34904176