Originally created 12/18/00

Mr. A.W. Edwards



Mr. A.W. "Art" Edwards, 68, of Ferret Court, died Saturday, Dec. 16, 2000, at University Hospital.

Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery, Marion, S.C., with the Rev. Richard Shaw officiating.

Mr. Edwards, a native of Marion, was an Air Force veteran of the Korean War and an electrician. He was former president of International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers.

Survivors include his wife, Sharon Edwards, North Augusta; a daughter, Sandra Stocum, North Augusta; and two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to: the American Cancer Society, 2623 Washington Road, Augusta, GA 30904.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Elliott Sons Funeral Home, Telfair Street.

The Augusta Chronicle Dec. 18, 2000