Katherine K. Edwards, age 56, 690 Vinton Avenue, Erwin passed away Thursday, September 10, 2015 at her residence. She was a native of Owosso, Michig an but lived in Unicoi County for the past twenty-seven years. Mrs. Edwards was a daughter of the late Albert Francis and Ruby M. Teets Francis DeLaney. She attended Higgins Chapel Baptist Church. Mrs. Edwards was employed by White's and IGA grocery store where she was Head Cashier for eleven years. She leaves behind to cherish her memories Danny Edwards, husband of thirty-seven years; one son, Corey Edwards, Erwin; one daughter, Tiffany Baucom and husband, Scotty, Erwin; four brothers: Charles Francis, Timothy Francis and wife, Tammy; Albert Francis, Jr. and wife, Teresa; Jeff Francis and wife, Chris, all of Michigan; one grandson, Dustin Baucom, Erwin; one granddaughter, Haley Baucom, Erwin; several nieces and nephews also survive.
The family will receive friends Monday, September 14, 2015 from 6:00 P. M. until the hour of service at the Robert Ledford Funeral Home Chapel and other times at the residence. Reverend Logan Buchanan will officiate at the 8:00
P. M. funeral service. Music will be provided by Gary and Lela Manier. Pallbearers will be Eddie Edwards, Jerry Browning, Kenneth Bailey, Ray Knapp, Craig Keyes and Matt Reedy. Committal service will be held on Tuesday, September 15, 2015 at 11:00 A. M. in the Upper Higgins Creek Cemetery, Flag Pond. Those wishing to attend the committal service please meet at the funeral home by 10:15 A. M. to go in procession to the cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Robert Ledford Funeral Home, 720 Ohio Avenue, Erwin, TN 37650 to help with expenses.
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Robert Ledford Funeral Home, 720 Ohio Avenue, Erwin, is privileged to serve the Edwards family. (423) 743-1380