The Edmond Sun

November 15, 2012

Marilyn Joyce Edwards


The Edmond Sun

EDMOND —     Marilyn Joyce Edwards, 82, of Edmond, Okla., went to be with her Heavenly Father on November 14, 2012. Marilyn was born May 14, 1930, in Moline, Ill.  to Lewis and Mary Drury; she had seven brothers and six sisters. She married Richard P. Edwards on April 21, 1950.

    Marilyn lived in Davenport, Iowa until the last 15 years when she moved to Edmond. She was a homemaker who loved and enjoyed her family and friends, and was a devoted wife mother and grandmother.

    Focused on having a family, she had six wonderful children: Patricia Joanne, Richard Paul Jr., Teddy J., Michael Ray,  Bradley Leon, and Mona Kay; nine grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

    She is survived by Richard Jr. and Cindy Edwards of Edmond, Teddy and Kathy Edwards of Edmond,  Michael and Marietta Edwards, Richland Hills, Texas; Bradley and Laura Edwards of Los Angeles, Calif.; and Mona Ferrell, Dumfries, Va.

    Funeral services will be 2:30 p.m. Saturday, November 17, 2012 at the Edmond Church of Christ under the direction of Matthews Funeral Home, Edmond.

    In lieu of flowers, contributions may made to Edmond Church of Christ or Good Shepherd Hospice, Edmond.