More Obituaries for Nell Edwards
Looking for an obituary for a different person with this name?

Nell Imogene Metcalf Edwards

1937 - 2013 Obituary Condolences
Nell Imogene Metcalf Edwards Obituary
Nell Imogene

Metcalf Edwards

Marshall - Nell Imogene Metcalf Edwards 75, of 6256 Hwy 213, passed away Sunday, July 7, 2013 at John F. Keever Solace Center. She was a daughter of the late Hugh and Effie Whittemore Metcalf. She was also preceded in death by brothers; John, Howard and Gordon Metcalf and great grandchild Easton Cope Edwards. Nell was a member of Bull Creek Baptist Church, was WMU Director for many years, Sunday school teacher for several years, and worked with bible school for many years and Church Mice painting group.

Surviving is her husband of 58 years Bobby Edwards, son, Donald Edwards and wife Elaine, grandson, Travis Edwards and wife Tiffany, sisters; Edith Bryant and Joann Rice and husband Jimmy, brother, Eugene Metcalf and wife Linda, sister-in-law, Imogene Metcalf and several nieces and nephews.

The funeral service will be held at 7:00 PM Tuesday, July 9, 2013 in Robbie Capps Memorial Chapel of Blue Ridge Funeral Service. Revs Wesley Pike, Stanley Peek and Ray Hipps will officiate. The family will receive friends from 5 - 7 pm prior to the service. Interment will be held at 10:30 AM Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at Edwards Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to: John F. Keever Solace Center (Care Partners Foundation) PO Box 25338, Asheville, N. C. 28813, or Madison County Hospice, 590 Medical Park Dr., Marshall, NC 28753 or Broyhill Children's Home, 111 Sneed Dr., Clyde N. C.

Condolences may be sent to the family at


Published in the Asheville Citizen-Times on July 8, 2013
Read More
More Information