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Minnie Alice Miller Edwards
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Birth: Feb. 14, 1927
Pittsylvania County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jul. 30, 2011
Roanoke
Roanoke City
Virginia, USA

Minnie Alice Miller Edwards, 85, of 2224 Mattoponi Dr., Roanoke, departed this life on Saturday, July 30, 2011, at Friendship Manor in Roanoke. Born on February 14, 1927, in Pittsylvania County, she was the daughter of the late James (Jim) Miller and Sallie Wray Miller and was the widow of the late Roscoe C. Edwards. She was a member of Pilgrim Baptist Church where she served as a member of the missionary circle, Gospel Chorus, pastor's aide. She also was the founder of the Mid-Day Prayer Band of the church and was a member of Valley Baptist Association and Virginia Baptist State Association. Surviving are one daughter, Cynthia Odomes (Nate), of Atlanta, Ga.; two sons, Cornelius (Cutty) Edwards (Beverly) and Henry Lee Edwards, all of Roanoke; two sisters, Virginia Womack (John) and Catherine Coleman, all of Danville; two brothers, Jack Miller (Bernice), of Gretna, and David Miller (Gertrude), of Petersburg; sisters-in-law, Bluette Fisher, of Ridgeville, S.C., and Shirley Miller, of Roanoke; a devoted goddaughter, Eloise Keatts Nelson, of Roanoke; 10 grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Teressa Carrington; a son, Larry Edwards; one sister, Lucille Hall; and six brothers, James, John, Alsee, Naamon, Gordon and Latane Miller. Funeral Services will be conducted on Friday, August 5, 2011, at noon at Pilgrim Baptist Church by the Rev. Dwight O. Steele Sr. with interment in the Miller Family Cemetery, Gretna. The family will receive friends at Hamlar-Curtis Funeral Home from 7 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, August 4, 2011, and at other times at the residence of her son, Cornelius, at 2224 Mattoponi Dr., Roanoke. Arrangements by Hamlar-Curtis Funeral Home, Roanoke, and Miller Funeral Home, Gretna.
Published in Roanoke Times on August 3, 2011 
 
Burial:
Miller Family Cemetery
Gretna
Pittsylvania County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Randy Shepherd
Record added: Aug 03, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74349324
Minnie Alice <i>Miller</i> Edwards
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- Randy Shepherd
 Added: Aug. 3, 2011
 
 
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