Services for Loyd Dell Edwards, Sr., 82, of Murchison, are scheduled for Sunday, January 22, 2017 at 2:00 PM at Barton's Chapel Assembly of God in Murchison with Pastor Terry Thomison officiating. Burial will be in New Hope Cemetery in Brownsboro under direction of Chandler Memorial Funeral Home.
Mr. Edwards passed away January 19, 2017 in Murchison. He was born December 6, 1934 in Murchison to Elvie Boyd Edwards and Ovie (Cloud) Edwards. Loyd spent 29 years as a machinist for Kelly Springfield/Goodyear and was a proud member of the Steelworker's Union. He spent his entire life as a member of Barton's Chapel Assembly of God. He was a selfless man who loved his wife and children dearly, and adored his grandchildren and great grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by parents; brothers, Haston Edwards, Waymon Edwards, Charles Maynard Edwards; and granddaughter, Kelsie Edwards Raulston.
Survivors include wife of 57 years, Betty Jewel (Olson) Edwards; brothers, Earl Edwards, Elton Edwards; children, Loyd Edwards, Jr. and wife Stephanie, Garry Edwards and wife Heidi, Chris Edwards, Robin Williams and husband David; grandchildren, Danica Edwards, Jesse Edwards, Chloe Edwards, Lonnie Edwards, Jared Edwards, Brittany Hampton, Bradley Edwards, Valerie Edwards Walker, Makayla Edwards, Krista Edwards, James Kapule, Melinda Kapule, Lisa Chapell; great grandchildren, Zadie, Zoey, Jaxton, Danica, Cierra, J.T., Addison, Kayden, Binne, Rosaleigh, and Jacob.
Pallbearers will be Lonnie Edwards, Jared Edwards, Bradley Edwards, Jesse Edwards, Kenny Edwards, and John Raulston.