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Willie Frank “Willie Bob” Edwards

Published 3:15pm Monday, June 23, 2014

Willie Frank “Willie Bob” Edwards, died Saturday, June 21, 2014. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 3:00 pm from the chapel of Green Hills Funeral Home with Aunt Sharon Kirkland officiating. Burial will follow in the Green Hills Memorial Cemetery with Green Hills Funeral Home directing. Visitation was held on Monday, June 23, from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the funeral home. Visitation will also be held one hour prior to the service.

Mr. Edwards was a longtime employee of Murphree Bridge. He enjoyed drag racing, collecting guns, gardening and canning.

He is preceded in death by his father, Robert Frank Edwards; brother, Tommy Lee Edwards. He is survived by his mother, Eva Nell Graddy; daughter, Tiffany Edwards; brothers, Bobby Roy Edwards, Robert Neal Edwards, Donald Eugene Edwards; nephews, Bobby Joe Edwards, Chris Edwards, Michael Edwards; niece, Kristy Edwards; god-children, Lacie and Robyn Edwards.

Pallbearers will be Barry Reeves, Lee Hazel, Johnny Hamm, Travis Meeks, Carlos Carlisle, Adam Vinson and Tony Brown.

Family and friends can sign the guest book and order flowers at greenhillsfuneralhome.net. The Staff of Green Hills Funeral Home is honored to serve the Edwards family.

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