Hoover J Edwards
March 14, 1929 – March 16, 2019
Hoover Junius Edwards, age 90, of Richlands, NC passed away on Saturday, March 16, 2019. He owned Edwards Drywall and farmed his land. He is preceded in death by his wife Sadie H. Edwards, mother Bessie B. Edwards, four brothers Gardner Wiley, Odie Wiley, Herman Edwards and Ellis Edwards, two sisters Gertrude Pierce and Rosa Chadwick. Hoover is survived by daughter Hilda Straughn and husband Kenneth, three sons Eugene Edwards and wife Sharon, Ricky Edwards and wife Geraldine, Darrien Edwards and wife Susan all of Richlands; Six grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren. Brother David Edwards and sister Christine Brinson both of Richlands; Many nieces and nephews that he dearly loved. The family will receive friends at Johnson Funeral Home Richlands Wednesday, March 20, 2019, from 6-8 PM. The funeral service will be held Thursday, March 21, 2019, at 11 AM at Johnson Funeral Home Richlands. A burial for Hoover will follow the service at Onslow Memorial Park, Jacksonville, North Carolina. Flowers are accepted or memorial donations may be made to Onslow County Hospice at 4024 Richlands Hwy, Jacksonville, NC 28540 Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.Johnsonfuneralhomes.com for the Edwards family.
- Receiving Friends Wednesday, March 20, 2019
- Funeral Service Thursday, March 21, 2019
Hoover J Edwards
Linda Jarman Jenkins
March 23, 2019
Ricky, Gene, Hilda, Darrien & all your family.... I am so sorry for the loss of your Dad. I had not heard until today. I know you will miss him terribly. God bless all of you in this difficult time. My love to each of you!