Robert Edwards Obituary

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Mr. Robert Louis Edwards Jr.

April 13, 1943 - August 27, 2014
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Robert “Bob” L. Edwards Jr., age 71 of Knoxville, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, August 27, 2014. He was a proud veteran of the United States Marine Corps last serving as Corporal during Vietnam. Preceded in death by parents, Robert L. and Ruby Edwards; son, Paul Edwards; daughter, Tina Edwards; Grandchildren, Kelsey Walker and Austyne Tarwater. He is survived by his loving wife of 25 years, Daisy Edwards; step-son, Chuck (Kim) Walker; daughters, Lori, Tina, and Janis Edwards; granddaughters, Kolbi and Brenna Walker and Makayla Parton; several nieces, nephews, and special friends. The family will receive friends...

Robert “Bob” L. Edwards Jr., age 71 of Knoxville, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, August 27, 2014. He was a proud veteran of the United States Marine Corps last serving as Corporal during Vietnam. Preceded in death by parents, Robert L. and Ruby Edwards; son, Paul Edwards; daughter, Tina Edwards; Grandchildren, Kelsey Walker and Austyne Tarwater. He is survived by his loving wife of 25 years, Daisy Edwards; step-son, Chuck (Kim) Walker; daughters, Lori, Tina, and Janis Edwards; granddaughters, Kolbi and Brenna Walker and Makayla Parton; several nieces, nephews, and special friends. The family will receive friends on Friday, August 29, 2014 at Highland Memorial Funeral Home, 5315 Kingston Pike, Knoxville TN 37919, from 6:30-8:00 p.m. Family and friends will meet at 10:45 a.m. on Saturday August 30, for an 11:00 a.m. graveside service with military honors at Greenwood Cemetery, Knoxville TN. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Wounded Warrior Project at www.woundedwarriorproject.org.



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