Originally created 10/24/98

Mr. John Edwards



MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. -- Mr. John Aaron Edwards, 69, of 119 Kenan Drive, died Thursday, Oct. 22, 1998.

The funeral will be at 3 p.m. today at Moores Funeral Home. Burial will be in Blacksprings Baptist Church Cemetery.

Mr. Edwards, a native of Baldwin County, had retired as co-owner of Edwards Lumber Co., Sparta. He was a member of Mount Stephens Baptist Church, where he served as a deacon.

Survivors include his wife, Gloria Cook Edwards, a son, Dennis Edwards, Statesboro; a daughter, Sharon E. Leverett; two brothers, Ernest Edwards, Greensboro, and Charlie Edwards, White Plains; a sister, Nena E. Mayo, Norwood; and four grandchildren.