Michael Keith Edwards
February 17, 1969 - November 27, 2012
Funeral services for Mr. Michael Keith Edwards will be at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, November 30, 2012 in the Rush Chapel, Oakdale with Reverend Danny Perry officiating. Interment will follow in Union Hill Cemetery under the direction of Rush Funeral Home, Oakdale.
Mr. Edwards, 43, of Elizabeth, entered eternal rest on Tuesday, November 27, 2012 in his residence.
Michael was a member of Local #692. He loved to hunt and fish with his family.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Everett Edwards, Sr. and Dorothy Edwards; his maternal grandfather, William Strother and two cousins, Hank Thornhill and Jordon Thornhill.
Those left to mourn his loss and cherish his memory include his loving wife of thirteen years, Laura Edwards of Elizabeth; two sons, Colton Keith Edwards and Brody James Edwards, both of Elizabeth; his father, Everett C. Edwards, Jr. of Elizabeth; his mother, Freda Guree and step-dad, John of Oakdale; one brother, Chad Edwards and his wife, Crystal of Glenmora; two sisters, Loretta Blaze and her husband, John of Elizabeth and Melissa Meaux and her husband, Jeremy of Oberlin and his maternal grandmother, Myrtle Strother of Glenmora.
Pallbearers honored to serve are Chad Edwards, Gene Willis, Spencer Carpenter, Scotty Strother, Lamar Dousay and Phil Spears. Honorary pallbearers will be Kirk Thornhill and John Blaze.
Friends may call at Rush Funeral Home, Oakdale on Thursday, November 29, 2012 from 11:00 a.m. until 10:00 p.m. and on Friday, November 30, 2012 from 8:00 a.m. until time of services at 2:00 p.m.
Friends may post online messages of condolence for the Edwards family by visiting www.rushfh.com