David Edwards, 56, of the Possum Trot community, went to be with the Lord Wednesday, December 19, 2018, at Care Partners Solace Center in Asheville. A native of Yancey County, he was a son of the late Lester and Ruby Styles Edwards. He was also preceded in death by a brother: James Edwards.
Surviving are his siblings: Walter Edwards and Garry Edwards and wife, Diane, of Grey Court, SC, Johnny Edwards and wife, Nancy, of Ft. Myers, FL, Naomi Wilson and husband, Mike, of Mars Hill, Edgar Everette Edwards of Avery County, Jay Edwards of Rural Retreat, VA and Jerry Edwards of the home.
Funeral services will be held at 2PM Saturday in the Chapel of Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home. Revs. Rotha Wilson and Claude Carroll will officiate. Burial will be in the Edwards-Styles Cemetery on Possum Trot. Family and friends will be pallbearers.
The family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the service at the funeral home.