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Eleanor Marks Edwards
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Birth: May 26, 1927
Tchula
Holmes County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Jan. 29, 2007
Ridgeland
Madison County
Mississippi, USA

Eleanor Marks Edwards

Eleanor Marks Edwards of Flora, died Monday, Jan. 29, 2007 at Highland Home in Ridgeland. Services were held at 10 a.m. Thursday, February 1 at the funeral home chapel with burial at Sallis Cemetery. Rev. Lannie Wilbourne, Rev. Ralph Lee, and Rev. Wayne Hudson officiated.

She was born May 26, 1927 in Tchula to George Marks and Lorene Garnett.

She was a homemaker and a member of First Baptist Chruch of Flora. She was a loving mother, grandmother, wonderful cook and her family was the most important part of her life.

She is preceded in death by husband James Ennis "Doc" Edwards, Sr.

Survivors include: two daughters, Mary Lorene Barley of Flora and Amanda Rhea Whitehead of Ridgeland; two sons, James E. Edwards of Eagle Lake and Michael Delane Edwards , Jr. of Fort Worth, TX; eight grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; two sisters, Margie McCrory of Byram, Dot Hughes of Yazoo City; and long time caretaker Sadie Thompson of Flora.

Pallbearers were: Chad Douglas, H.L. Woodward, Christopher Barley, Hunter Grewe, Shannon Barley, Brad Douglas, Jimmy Baker, David Droge, Steve Edwards and Austin Edwards.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  James Ennis Edwards (1923 - 2000)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sallis Cemetery
Sallis
Attala County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: Beth Austin
Record added: Dec 28, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 63430500
Eleanor <i>Marks</i> Edwards
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Eleanor <i>Marks</i> Edwards
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- T D Burnley
 Added: Oct. 12, 2011

- Beth Austin
 Added: Dec. 28, 2010
 
 
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