Welcome to the memorial page for

Daniel Edwards

April 4, 1946 ~ August 27, 2017 (age 71)

Daniel Edwards, age 71, born on April 4, 1946, passed away on August 27, 2017 in Asheville, NC. Daniel was an active member of Clinchfield United Methodist Church until his health made it impossible for him to attend.

Daniel is preceded in death by his father Woodrow Baxter Edwards, four sisters, Elizabeth Edwards, Gloria Lambert, Linda Sisk and Nancy Tyo,  his two brothers, Timothy and JR Edwards and two nieces Patricia Tyo Watkins and Sandy Edwards.

He is survived by his cherished wife Evelyn McCall Edwards of Marion, mother Queenie Hollifield Edwards of Marion, three sons to whom he devoted his life, Daniel Edwards Jr., Richard Edwards and wife Tammy (nee Allison) of Marion, Brian Edwards and wife Amanda (nee Croom) of Old Fort. He has remaining his sisters Brenda Hall and husband Charlie, Kim Edwards and Sarah Edwards of Marion. He has three grandsons who were the joy of his heart, Richard Edwards, Jr. of Glenwood and Hunter and Hayden Edwards of Old Fort.

Family will receive friends Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at Westmoreland Funeral Home Chapel from 5:00 till 7:00 PM. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, August 30, 2017, at Westmoreland Funeral Home Chapel at 3:00 PM with Rev. Dean Owenby officiating. Burial will follow at Glenwood Community Cemetery.                  .

Pallbearers will be Richard Edwards, Jr., Hunter Edwards, Eugene Edwards, James Edwards, Steven Edwards and Dewey Croom.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given in his name to the Arthritis Foundation at 4530 Park Rd., Suite 250 Charlotte, NC 28209. The Edwards family wishes to extend our sincere thanks to the Doctors and Nurses of Memorial Mission Hospital in Asheville, NC, for the excellent care and compassion provided.

 Service Information

A service summary is not available

© 2018 Westmoreland Funeral Home & Crematory. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS