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Charles Thomas Edwards

Harriman, TN

Charles Thomas Edwards, of Harriman, TN, passed away on January 4, 2017. Charles served eight years on Rockwood City Council, and four years as a Roane County Commissioner. He also served as Vice-Mayor of the City of Rockwood and Chairman of the Board of Rockwood Electric Utility. He enjoyed serving the people of Rockwood as a United States Postal Service letter carrier for thirty four years. He proudly served in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam War era.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Vois and Mary Ellen Edwards; and an infant brother. He is survived by his wife, Linda Edwards; and her daughter, Kelley Wright. Also surviving are his brother and sister-in-law, Danny and Darlene Edwards; nephew and wife, "Skipper" and Helen Edwards; nieces and husbands, Christy and Mike Capps and Ginger and Roger Gordy; ten great-nieces and nephews; cousins Rick and Linda Loux, of Naples, FL. Charles loved his family dearly and his brother was his best friend forever.

A gravesite gathering was held at Roane Memorial Gardens with Fellowship Baptist Church Pastor Bret Pallotta graciously helping the family and loved ones say their last goodbyes to an unselfish, loving, and precious child of God. Kyker Funeral Home of Harriman in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at
Published in Knoxville News Sentinel on Jan. 7, 2017
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