|Elizabeth Howard Edwards|
|Death: ||Mar. 16, 2005|
Born in Petersburg, Va. And was the daughter of William Jasper Howard and the late Helen Rebecca Jones-Howard. She was preceded in death by a son, Troy L. Edwards, and a brother, William Howard. She lived in Petersburg for a number of years and was employed at Fashion Care Cleaners in the same city. She was baptized at an early age and was a member of Bethesda Bibleway Church, and a member of the Faithful Disciple singers.
She loved to cherish her memory, a wonderful father, William Jasper Howard, four sisters Catherine Jones of Petersburg (Linwood), Dorothy Foster-Smith of Petersburg (Franklin), Patricia Howard-Newsome of N. J. (Alphonso) and Annette Howard-Jones of Petersburg, (George); four brothers, Thurman Howard of Maine (Jean), Edward L. Howard of New York, Randolph G. Howard (Joyce) and Ronny L. Howard of Petersburg; three sisters-in-law, Wanda Howard and Joyce Howard of Petersburg, and Elnora Howard of Prince George; four brothers-in-law, Alphonso Newsome of New Jersey, Linwood Jones and Doris Jones of Maryland; a special and devoted friend, James Mayfield of Petersburg; caring neighbors, several special and devoted cousins; a sister-like family member, Catherine Epps of Petersburg; an unlimited number of caring nieces, great nieces, nephews and great-nephews, all of who were very loving and supportive.
A funeral will be held at 2:30 pm Monday, March 21, 2005 from the Bethesda Bible Church with Bishop Willie L. Balthrop, officiating. Internment will follow in Wilkerson Memorial Cemetery.
Appeared in The Progress index, March 19, 2005.
Wilkerson Memorial Cemetery
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