Private graveside services for Mrs. Mary Juanita Edwards, of Shelbyville, will be held Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at Willow Mount Cemetery with Randall Harmon officiating. Mrs. Edwards passed away Sunday evening at Heritage Medical Center.
A native of Bedford County, she was the daughter of the late William Caleb Smith and Edna Uldean Powell. She worked as an LPN at Alvin C. York Medical Center, and was a member of East Park Methodist Church. Along with her parents, Mrs. Edwards was preceded in death by her husband, Leonard Lonis Edwards, and stepson, Donald Edwards.
Mrs. Edwards is survived by children Bessie Gayle (Leroy) Howard, of Clinton, TN, Betsy Jean Douglas; grandchildren, Priscilla S. (Ricky) Barrett, Sabrina (Eugene) Smith, all of Christiana, TN; seven great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
Doak-Howell Funeral Home is serving the family.