Josh Edwards, 40, of Mt. Ulla, passed away Friday, June 15, 2018. A native of Yancey County, he was a son of Hiram “Pete” and Sherry Hughes Edwards. He was also preceded in death by maternal grandparents: Burdette and Marcella Hughes; paternal grandparents: Noah and Ruth Edwards; uncles: Mac and Dewey Edwards; and, aunts: Christine Robinson and Gloria Boone.
Surviving, in addition to his parents, are his sons: Luke Edwards of Mt. Ulla and Jordan Edwards of Burnsville.
Funeral services will be held at 2PM Wednesday in the Chapel of Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home. Pastor Ronald Young will officiate. Burial will be in the Fred Young Cemetery at Pleasant Gap. Pallbearers will be Gary Hughes, Brandon Ray, Jeff Bradford, Michael Laws, Tim Robinson, Ryan Edwards and Chris and Zack Robinson.
The family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the service at the funeral home.