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Mary T. Edwards / October 30, 2018

Mary T. Edwards died Thursday, Oct/ 25, 2018. She was born Feb. 18, 1946 in Roxboro, N.C. Survived by her loving and devoted son, Boyd A. Edwards of South Hill, her daughter, Wanda Parrish Duckworth of Skipwith, her loving and devoted twin sister, Mildred Layton and her husband Glenn of Greenville, N.C.; her loving and devoted brother, Jerry White Sr. and his wife Mildred of La Crosse; her sister, Bonnie Rockwell and her husband Thetton of Matocca; two brothers: Collins White Sr. and his wife Peggy of Roxboro, N.C., and Ronnie White and his wife Marie of Fredericksburg; her step-son, Alan F. Edwards Jr. and his wife Connie; her four grandchildren: Timmy and Arielle Duckworth of Skipwith and Renee and Teresa Thompson of Oswego, N.Y., and her great-grandchild Wyatt.

She was predeceased in death by her parents, Mary and Collins White Sr., her sister Bobbie Allen, and her son, Collins Thompson. She was the widow of H.L. Thompson Jr. of Brodnax and Alan F. Edwards Sr. of Palmer Springs. Mary wants to be remembered whenever you see rainbows and butterflies.

A memorial service will be held on Sunday Nov. 4 at 2 p.m. in Living Waters Ministries.

Online condolences may be sent through

Crowder-Hite-Crews Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Edwards family.

This is for Sue Soyars, told you I’d write about you last, and I did. Thanks for being my friend. Mary T. Edwards.

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