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Horace Edwards

October 3, 1937 November 5, 2017
Horace Edwards
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Horace Edwards, 80, of Springfield, passed away on Sunday, November 5, 2017 at the Jewish Nursing Home, surrounded by his loving family. Horace was born in Bainbridge, Georgia on October 3, 1937, the son of the late Ben and Lilly Mae (Revis) Edwards. Horace proudly served our country in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam War. He was a member of the Church in the Acres in Springfield for many years. Horace worked for the State of Massachusetts as a mental health registered nurse in Westfield. In addition to his parents he was also predeceased by two brothers Curtis Edwards and Charles Edwards. He is survived by his beloved wife of fifty-eight years, Olive (Fletcher) Edwards of Springfield, three devoted children Linda Thomas and her husband Michael of Winfield, IL, Robert Edwards and his wife Tina of Belchertown, MA., and Michael Edwards and his wife Cindy of Liberty Township, Ohio. He also leaves his brother Ben Edwards Jr., his two sisters-in-law Marion Edwards and Ruby Edwards, eight adored grandchildren and four great grandchildren. Family and friends will meet directly on Saturday, November 11, 2017 from 10a.m. – 11a.m., followed by a Funeral Service at the Church in the Acres, 1383 Wilbraham Road, Springfield, MA 01119. Horace will be laid to rest in Georgia. On Tuesday, November 14, 2017 there will be a calling hour from 10-11a.m., followed by a Funeral Home Service at 11a.m. in the Bruton Funeral Home at 635 Bruton Street, Bainbridge, Georgia. This will befollowed by a Burial and military honors in Westside Cemetery at Open Pond, Salem Road, Climax, Georgia. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may Church in the Acres, 1383 Wilbraham Road, Springfield, MA 01119.

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Visitation

Tuesday

14

Nov

10:00 AM 11/14/2017 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 11/14/2017 11:00:00 AM
Bruton Mortuary

635 Bruton Street
Bainbridge, GA 39819

Bruton Mortuary
635 Bruton Street Bainbridge 39819 GA
United States

Service

Tuesday

14

Nov

11:00 AM 11/14/2017 11:00:00 AM
Bruton Mortuary

635 Bruton Street
Bainbridge, GA 39819

Rev. John Thomas, Officiating

Bruton Mortuary
635 Bruton Street Bainbridge 39819 GA
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Open Pond Cemetery Final Resting Place

Salem Church Rd.
Bainbridge, GA 39834

Salem Church Rd. Bainbridge 39834 GA
United States
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