June 27, 2013

Lena L. Edwards

Lena Edwards, 95, of Dalton, went to be with her Heavenly Father Wednesday, June 26, 2013.  

She was preceded in death by her parents, Henry and Malissa Leverette; her husband, James T. Edwards Jr.; two brothers and two sisters.

She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Margo and Doyle Johnson of Dalton, son, Steven Edwards of Lebanon, Tenn.; granddaughters and grandsons-in-laws, Debbie and Ray Roy of Dalton, Teresa and CW McClain of Collinsville, Ala., Melissa and Shawn Roark of Abingdon, Va.; grandson and granddaughter-in-law, Tom and Heather Edwards of Lebanon, Tenn.; great-grandchildren, Krissy Poe of Dalton, Blake Boling of Atlanta, Corey and Justin McClain, both of Collinsville, Ala., Hannah, Hayden and John Roark, all of Abingdon, Va., Kellum and Holden Edwards, both of Lebanon, Tenn.; great-great-grandchildren, Noah Morrison of Dalton, Carson McClain of Collinsville, Ala.; nieces and nephews; loving and caring friends from Grove Level Baptist Church.  

A graveside funeral is Saturday at 2 p.m. at Salem Cemetery in Pavo.    

In lieu of flowers, donations or books may be given to Grove Level Library, Grove Level Baptist Church, 2802 Cleveland Road, Dalton, GA 30721.

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Julian Peeples Funeral Home, Pleasant Grove Chapel, Dalton, is in charge of funeral arrangements. For more information, call (706) 259-7455.

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