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Nellie Frances Edwards
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Birth: Aug. 29, 1911
Death: Sep. 22, 2003

Obituary from The Times Community Newspaper
Warrenton, Virginia
September 29, 2005

Nellie Frances Edwards, 94, of The Plains, died Sept. 22 at Blue Ridge Christian Home, Bealeton. She was born in Fauquier County to the late Robert Lee Corder and Lillian Allison Corder. Mrs. Edwards was preceded in death by her husband, Fenton J. Edwards, who died in 1968. The couple owned and operated Edwards Grocery in the Free State for several years, and moved the business to Marshall in 1947, operating it until retirement in 1965. They then moved to their farm. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Ardell E. Huffer, and a grandchild, William G. Mercer. Survivors include a son, Gilbert Edwards of The Plains; three daughters, Gay E. Mercer of The Plains, Gerti E. Mercer of Silver Spring, Md., and Joyce E. Johnson of The Plains; 12 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren, and four great-great-grandchildren. Also surviving are two sisters, Lillian Furr of Marshall and Natalie Stevenson of The Plains, and one brother, Charles Corder of The Plains. Funeral services were held Sept. 26 at Marshall Baptist Church, with interment at Warrenton Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Marshall Baptist Church, PO Box 237, Marshall VA 20116.
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  Fenton Edwards (____ - 1968)
Warrenton Cemetery
Fauquier County
Virginia, USA
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Record added: Sep 29, 2005
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Nellie Frances Edwards
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