Donna Edwards(1947 - 2013)

Donna Edwards

Candler - Jo Donna Edwards, 65, of Wild Rose Lane, passed away Wednesday, January 2, 2013.

A lifelong resident of Buncombe County, Mrs. Edwards was a graduate of Lee Edwards High School. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and friend. Her world was her grandchildren.

Surviving are her husband, Dale Edwards; children: Joe Piper and wife Annissa, Amie Darlene Edwards, and Maggie Joyce Edwards; grandchildren: Tommy McAbee, Brittney Wolfe, Kyle Medford, Mya Ray, and Alex Piper; sisters: Louise Allen and Vicky Kisselburg; brother, Bill Ingle; and her beloved dogs: "Baby" and "Peeka."

Memorial services will be held at 2:00 PM Friday in the chapel of Anders-Rice Funeral Home, with the Rev. Dr. John T. Tiller officiating.

The family will receive friends following the services.

To sign Mrs. Edwards' guestbook online, go to "Memorials" at


Published in the Asheville Citizen-Times on Jan. 3, 2013