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Ruth Edwards, 87, of Monroeville, was called home by the Lord, following a lengthy illness, Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018. She was the beloved wife of the late Cecil B. Edwards Sr.; loving mother of Donald Wilson, David Edwards, Louella Edwards, Cecil B. (Charmine) Edwards Jr., Bridgette Edwards-Parker, Gregory L. (Rebekah) Edwards Sr., Raymond Edwards and the late James K. Edwards; grandmother of 17; great-grandmother of eight, and was preceded in death by her great-grandson, Omar, and nine sisters and five brothers. She was the sister of Florine (William) Hollins and sister-in-law of Yvonne (the late William) Wilson. She is also survived by a host of nieces and nephews. Previously a member of The First Baptist Church of North Vandergrift, she became a member of the St. Paul Baptist Church, in Oakmont.
Friends and relatives will be received from 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 16, 2018, at the BURKET-TRUBY FUNERAL HOME CREMATION AND ALTERNATIVE SERVICES INC., 421 Allegheny Ave., Oakmont. Additional visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until time of services at 11 a.m. Monday, December 17, 2018, in St. Paul Baptist Church, 435 Second St., Oakmont.
Memorial contributions may be made in her name to the , 112 Washington Place No. 1520, Pittsburgh, PA 15219.
Published in Trib Total Media, online only from Dec. 15 to Dec. 16, 2018
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