|Birth: ||Jan. 2, 1929|
|Death: ||Feb. 7, 2007|
Dr. Andrew S. "Andy" Edwards, age 78, passed away Wednesday at the Eagle Health and Rehab Center. The native of Chatham County moved to Statesboro in 1963. He was a professor emeritus, teaching at Georgia Southern from 1963-1991. Dr. Edwards was a veteran of the United States Army Infantry, having served during the Korean Conflict. He taught and was principal of schools in Cook, Berrien and Chatham County. He was very active in volunteer services in the community. He served as treasurer of the Bulloch County Food Bank and was on the Board for the Homeless. Also, he was a volunteer for the HICARE Program of Elderly Rights, which was supported by the Georgia Bar Association from 1997-1999. He was a strong supporter of Concerted Services and was always willing to help anyone in need. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Statesboro.
Survivors include his wife,Anne M. Edwards; one son and daughter-in-law, Mark Edwards and Kathleen Comerford; one grandson, Elliot Edwards, all of Statesboro; and one nephew, Steven Horowitz of New Britain, Conn.
The graveside funeral service and burial will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. in Eastside Cemetery with the Rev. Hubert Tankersley and Dr. Jane Page officiating.
Hodges-Moore Funeral Home
Statesboro Herald - 09 Feb 2007
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