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Jessie . Frank Edwards

1926 - 2014 Obituary Condolences
Jessie . Frank Edwards Obituary
MONTEREY, CA – Jessie Frank Edwards, Sr. passed away on January 29, 2014. He was 87. Jessie was born in Franklin, Texas to Sylvester and Ozella Edwards on November 16, 1926. Jessie lived in the Monterey area for over 55 years. He worked as an assistant at a Law Office for over 25 years after his service to our country in the U.S. Army. Jessie was a member of the Elks Lodge and the Moose Lodge. He also loved coin collecting.
Jessie is survived by his children, John Wesley Edwards (Carol), Jesse Frank Edwards, Jr. (Annette), and Rosslyn Stenson; his grandchildren, Darrell Leon Edwards, Jesse Frank Edwards III, Lee Adel Mathews, Jevon Jamal Edwards, and Felica Stenson; six great-grandchildren; a host of nieces and nephews; and his former wife, Rose Mary Edwards. He was preceded in death by his wife of 50 years, Billie Faye Edwards; his son, Talmadge Williams III (Joyce Newsome); his parents; siblings, Clinton and Travis Edwards, Levester Edwards-Gunter, Lula Mae Edwards-Goodspeed and Irma Edwards-Fantroy. Jessie is the last direct descendant of Sylvester and Ozella.
A visitation will be held for Jessie on Wednesday, February 12, 2014 from 5:00-8:00pm at Mission Memorial Park & Seaside Funeral Home, 1915 Ord Grove Ave. in Seaside. The Funeral will be on Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 11:00am at First Baptist Church of Pacific Grove, 246 Laurel Ave. in Pacific Grove, followed by burial at Mission Memorial Park. Please visit www.seasidefunerals.com to offer condolences. Jessie was a great father and a great man. Rest In Peace.
Published in The Monterey Herald on Feb. 6, 2014
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