Age: 81 Address: Bakersville, North Carolina Date of Death: Wednesday, May 21, 2014 Arrangements: Henline-Hughes Funeral Home
Details: Robert Arnold Edwards of Hwy 261, Bakersville passed away on Wednesday, May 21st at Brian Center Health and Rehabalation of Spruce Pine.
He was a native of Mitchell County NC, and a son of the late Monroe and Lila Gilley Edwards. He was a member of Beans Creek Church of The Lord Jesus Christ.
Survivors include his brother; Kenneth D. Edwards of Bakersville, NC, several nieces and nephews, and his caregivers; Sue Honeycutt and Christina Thomas.
He was preceded in death by five sisters; Francis Yelton, Mammie Honeycutt, Bertha Mills, Georgia Edwards, and ViolaParks, and two brothers; Willard and Brown Edwards.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 24, 2014 at 4:00PM at the Beans Creek Church of The Lord Jesus Christ with G. B. Garland, Mike Peterson, and Doug Honeycutt officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment will follow at Edwards Cemetery on Fox Creek Road.
Henline - Hughes Funeral Home is assisting the Edwards family.