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Madeline Ashworth Edwards / October 20, 2020

Madeline Ashworth Edwards, age 94, of Chase City, died Monday, Oct. 19, 2020. She was born Dec. 21, 1925 and was the daughter of the late Robert and Blanche Ashworth. 

She graduated from Buckhorn High School as the class valedictorian. She was a member of Concord Baptist Church in Chase City and a homemaker. 

Madeline is survived by her son, Glenn Edwards (Janice) of Buffalo Junction, grandchildren, Christopher Edwards, Brandon Edwards, and Jeffery Edwards; great-grandchildren, Morgan Edwards, Lathan Edwards, and Jaxon Edwards; brother, Charles Ashworth; numerous nieces and nephews; and her devoted caregivers, Patricia Dodson and Nannie Boyd. 

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Lathan Edwards and daughter, Crystal Diane Edwards Shepard. 

Graveside services were held Tuesday, Oct. 20, at 2 p.m., at Concord Baptist Church cemetery. 

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

Newcomb Allgood Funeral Home will be handling the arrangements.

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