Bernstein Funeral Home and Cremation Services

3195 Atlanta Highway, Athens, GA


Mildred G. Edwards

May 4, 1924December 3, 2019

Mildred G. Edwards, age 95, of Athens, GA died Tuesday, December 3, 2019.

A longtime resident of Athens, Mrs. Edwards was preceded in death by her husband, Hoy L. Edwards, in 2010. Survivors include her daughter, Trois (Max) Wall of Athens; grandsons, Eric (Mary) Wall of Austin, TX; Kurt (Susie) Wall of Roswell, GA; and great-grandchildren, Tristan Wall, Max Wall, and Maggie Wall.

Mrs. Edwards was, for many years, a payroll clerk at Chicopee Manufacturing Company, and a member of Young Harris United Methodist Church. For almost twenty years she lived a Wesley Woods Lanier Gardens, then The Plaza at Talmage Terrace. Her family thanks Missy Parker and her staff; Mildred’s three personal caregivers, Janice Gresham, Gaybreal Appling, and Catherine Carruth; and Kindred Hospice, for their excellent care and family support.

A graveside service will be conducted on Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 11:00 AM at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, please consider making contributions in memory of Mildred to Lanier Gardens/Talmage Terrace, c/o Foundation of Wesley Woods, 1817 Clifton Rd., NE, Atlanta, GA 30329; or, Young Harris United Methodist Church, 973 Prince Ave., Athens, GA 30606.

Bernstein Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


  • Trois Wall (Max Wall), Daughter
  • Eric Wall (Mary Wall), Grandchild
  • Kurt Wall (Susie Wall), Grandchild
  • Tristan Wall, Great Grandchild
  • Max Wall, Great Grandchild
  • Maggie Wall, Great Grandchild
  • Hoy L. Edwards, Husband (deceased)

  • Lanier Gardens/Talmage Terrace
  • Young Harris United Methodist Church


  • Graveside Memorial Service Thursday, December 5, 2019

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