A funeral service for Patricia Edwards, 67, of Sulfur Springs, Texas, will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, November 5, 2022 at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church with Reverend Willis Taylor officiating. Interment will follow at Mel Haven Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, November 4, 2022 at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home, 876 Wildcat Way. Mrs. Edwards died on October 28, 2022 at the Hospice of East Texas.
Patricia Ann Edwards was born September 21, 1955 to the late Oscar “Bud” Smith and Helen Ruth Smith in Sulfur Springs, Texas. She died of this life, on October 28, 2022, at the Hospice of East Texas in Tyler, Texas.
She was Baptist and joined Pleasant Hill Baptist Church. She has served in various areas such as Vacation Bible School, Wednesday Mission, and Kitchen Committee. She decided at the age of 60 to be baptized on October 4, 2015 by Reverend Tracy Ivery at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church.
She is survived by her husband, Jimmie Edwards, her sons Brandon Edwards and Stephen Edwards (Courtney) and her daughters Tammy Wright (Kerry) and Simone Williams of Sulfur Springs, Texas. grandchildren, Dadrian Smith (Rebecca), Kerie Wright, Deandre’ Wright (Camryn) and Markelle Williams of Sulfur Springs, Texas; great-grandchildren, Scarlet Smith and Stella Wright; Two sisters, Lajuanda Doss and Mary Ann Grant, both of Sulfur Springs, Texas; Four brothers, OL Hawkins (Grace) and Jimmy Smith, both of Sulfur Springs, Lee Grant (Kim) of Fate, Texas, and Glenn Grant (Ann) of Dallas, Texas; Sister-n-Law, Patricia Weatherall of Sulfur Springs, Texas; and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins
She was predeceased by her father, Oscar “Bud” Smith, Jr., and her mothers, Helen Ruth Smith and Mary Smith; Brother, Kenneth Grant; brothers-in-law, Billy Wayne Edwards, Sr, Willie B. Edward Jr. and Willie James Brooks; sisters-in-law, Cassie Edwards, Mary Jean Edwards and Maggie Finnie; Son-n-Law, David Williams; and in-laws, Willie B. & Ora Lee Edwards.
Arrangements under the direction of Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home.
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