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Oscar Edwards
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Birth: Apr. 11, 1904
Sterlings Township
Robeson County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Feb. 19, 1977
Robeson County
North Carolina, USA

Robesonian Feb 21, 1977

Oscar Edwards

Fairmont--Funeral services for Oscar Edwards, 73, a retired farmer of Fairmont, Rt 3, who died saturday at the NC Cancer Institute, will be held Tuesday at 3 pm from the Fairmont Church of God by the Rev Lewis Hatchell assisted by Rev Jimmy Waddell. Burial will follow in the Bethesda Church Cemetery.

He was the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Edwards.

Survivors include his wife Rebecca Stephens Edwards;one daughter, Mrs. Rudolph Cook of Rowland; four sons, Ray and Jimmy of Fairmont; Gary L. of Rowland, John M. of Holland, Michigan, two stepsons, Wallace Pittman of Dillon and J.W. Pittman of Fairmont; three sisters. Mrs. Mattie Bass and Mrs. Pinkie Barnes both of Farimont, Mrs. Letha Hilburn of Lexington; one brother, Johnny Edwards of Greenville, SC; 24 grandchildren, 12 great granchildren.

Pallbearers are Johnny Strickland, J.B. Lewis, Bowman Brooks, Foster Snipes, Gilbert Lewis, Larry Gerrald.

Flowers will be arranged by young women of the church.The women's chior of the church will sing.

The family will receive at Prevatte Funeral Home from 7-9 tonight. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Edwards (1854 - 1920)
  Rebecca Anna Lee Edwards (1868 - 1961)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Rogers Edwards (1902 - 1949)
 
 Siblings:
  Jennie Edwards Hilbourn (1889 - 1944)**
  Rosetta Lee Edwards Jones (1893 - 1974)*
  Minnie Edwards Mincey (1898 - 1975)*
  Roscoe Ernest Edwards (1902 - 1970)**
  Oscar Edwards (1904 - 1977)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Bethesda United Methodist Church Cemetery
Orrum
Robeson County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Phil Collins
Record added: Nov 13, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80371552
Oscar Edwards
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