Lawrence Edgar Edwards, Sr

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Lawrence Edgar Edwards, Sr

  • Birth 30 May 1898 Unicoi County, Tennessee, USA
  • Death 13 Jun 1959 Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Atglen, Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Memorial ID 7414032

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June 13, 1959

Lawrence E. Edwards

Lawrence E. Edwards, 61, husband of Bonnie Bashor Edwards, E. Nottingham Township, died Saturday evening in Lancaster Osteopathic Hospital, Lancaster, PA.

Born in Tennessee, he was a son of the late Robert G. and Mary Bailey Edwards.

He was a member of the Brethren Church, Wilmington, Del., and had been engaged in farming in E. Nottingham Twp., Chester County, PA.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by two sons, Lawrence E. Edwards Jr., Glen Moore, PA; Charles A. Edwards, Coatesville RD, PA; two daughters, Mary Elizabeth, wife of Harold Kauffman, Coatesville, PA; and Vera Sue, wife of John W. Cully, Port Deposit, Md., and 12 grandchildren.

Also several brothers and sisters including Robert Edwards, Jonesboro, Tenn.; Carl Edwards, West Grove, PA; Jesse Edwards, Jonesboro, Tenn.; Herman Edwards, Peach Bottom, PA; Mrs. Viola Rowe, Kingsport, Tenn.; Mrs. Maude Bowman and Mrs. Lorena Edwards, both of Jonesboro, Tenn.

Funeral services will be held from the Cauffman Funeral Home, 86 Pine St., Oxford, PA, Tuesday, at 2 p.m. with interment in Glen Run Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home this evening, Monday, after 7 p.m.
EDWARDS - In Lancaster, Pa., on June 13, 1959, Lawrence E. Edwards, husband of Bonnie Edwards, of Nottingham RD, Pa., aged 61 years.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral from the Cauffman's Funeral Home, 86 Pine St., Oxford, Pa., on Tuesday, June 16, at 2 p.m. Interment in Glen Run Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home this (Monday) evening after 7 o'clock.
Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1963
Name: Lawrence E Edwards Sr
Gender: Male
Race: White
Marital status: Married
Occupation: Farmer
Age: 61
Birth Date: 30 May 1898
Birth Place: Unicoi County, Tennessee
Death Date: 13 Jun 1959
Death Place: Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA
Cause of death: Carcinoma of intestines due to chronic enteritis and hypertrophic gastritis. Also had chronic colitis.
Father Name: Robert G Edwards
Mother Name: Mary Bailey
Spouse Name: Bonnie Bashor
Certificate Number: 56362

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  • Created by: Susan Lewis Arday
  • Added: 4 May 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7414032
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lawrence Edgar Edwards, Sr (30 May 1898–13 Jun 1959), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7414032, citing Glen Run Cemetery, Atglen, Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Susan Lewis Arday (contributor 46576010) .