|Birth: ||Oct. 9, 1932|
|Death: ||Sep. 18, 1991|
Thelma Edwards, daughter of Russell and Hazel Agnes (Hamilton) Eubanks, was the younger daughter in their family of two children. Her grandparents included Frank Upton Hamilton (1874-1950) and Cora Ellen (Moyers) Hamilton (1878-1948).
The Hawk Eye, page 9, September 19, 1991; Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa:
Thelma Maxine Edwards, 58, of Morning Sun, died Wednesday, September 18, 1991, at Methodist Hospital, Rochester, Minnesota.
Born October 9, 1932, near Newport, she was the daughter of Russell and Hazel Hamilton Eubanks. She married Leroy "Friday" Edwards January 15, 1950, at Morning Sun.
She attended the Morning Sun school system. She was a homemaker and a Methodist.
She was past president of the Louisa County Retarded Association. Survivors include her husband; two sons, Leslie Edwards, Elmwood, Nebraska, and Mike Edwards, Hope Haven, Burlington; her mother, Hazel Hemphill, Mediapolis; her father, Russell Eubanks, Morning Sun; a sister, Mary Ellen Jackson, Mediapolis; three granddaughters; a stepgrandson; and several nieces and nephews.
There will be no visitation. The funeral for Mrs. Edwards will be 2 p.m. Friday at Hagele and Honts Funeral Home in Morning Sun with the Reverend Chris Ebbers officiating. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery, Morning Sun.
A memorial has been established for the Douglas Residence at Hope Haven.
(bio by: DW Brumm)
Russell Eubanks (1905 - 1992)
Hazel Hamilton Hemphill (1903 - 1992)
Leroy Kerr Edwards (1928 - 2014)*
Created by: Genie Lady
Record added: Oct 31, 2009
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