Cecil Thomas EdwardsPublished 8:07pm Saturday, November 17, 2012
Cecil Thomas Edwards, 59, of Windsor, Va., passed away on Nov. 15, 2012. A native of Nansemond County, Va., he was the son of the late William Thomas Edwards and Mary Elizabeth Dickerson Edwards. He was also predeceased by a sister, Violet Stafford, and a brother, William H. Edwards. Cecil was a mechanic employed by the city of Suffolk and enjoyed fishing.
He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Shaun and Angela Edwards; sisters: Toni Shank, Marion Burden, Jane Pittman, Evelyn Bristow and Edith Jean; brothers: Dudley Edwards and Paul Edwards; and numerous nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012, at 2 p.m. at the Western Branch Baptist Church cemetery with the Rev. Micah Voight officiating. Friends may join the family for visitation on Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m. at the home of Toni Shank. Memorial donations may be made in his memory to the Western Branch Baptist Church, 6952 Old Myrtle Road, Suffolk, VA 23434. Condolences may be registered online at www.parrfuneralhome.com.