Charles Hughes Edwards (1929 - 2018)

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Charles Hughes Edwards Charles Hughes Edwards passed away, Saturday, May 12, 2018. He was born January 17, 1929 in Palmetto, Fla., to the late Charlie Hamilton Edwards and the late Lucy Hughes Edwards. His sister, Rebecca, Edwards of Palmetto, Fla., also preceded him in death. He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Ruth Sauter Edwards; three sons and daughters-in-law, Charles F. (Allison) Edwards of Tallahassee, FL, William H. (Marcia) Edwards, and James R. (Deborah) Edwards of Jacksonville FL; four grandchildren, Marissa (T.J.) Alcantara, Andrew (Amber) Edwards, Patrick (Angela) Edwards and Kaitlin Edwards; a step-grandson, Scotty (Kellin) Girard; eight great-grandchildren, Marriah and Tyler Alcantara, Bryce, Violet, Clare, and Jonathan Edwards and Jackson and Amelia Girard. He was a loving husband and a very proud father and grandfather especially enjoying the time he was able to spend with all of them. The family will receive friends Friday, May 18, 2018 at 4:30 p.m. with a Funeral Service to follow at 5:30 p.m. in the Chapel of Corey-Kerlin Funeral Home, 940 Cesery Blvd. Jacksonville, FL 32211 with Reverend Joe Medearis officiating. A Graveside Service will be held at Palmetto Cemetery, Palmetto, Florida on Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers the family requests memorials to Arlington Presbyterian Church, 1351 Sprinkle Dr., Jacksonville, FL 32211

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Corey-Kerlin Funeral Homes & Crematory - Jacksonville
940 Cesery Boulevard
Jacksonville, FL 32211
904-744-8422
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Published in The Bradenton Herald on May 17, 2018
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