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Rebecca Jo Edwards

March 5, 1940 — March 5, 2023

McEwen

 

Mrs. Rebecca Jo Edwards, age 83

 

Of: McEwen, TN passed away Sunday, March 5, 2023, at her home on Edwards Lane. She was born March 5, 1940, in Hurricane Mills, TN. Mrs. Jo drove a school bus 30 years for the Humphreys County Board of Education, and attended the Water Valley Methodist Church.

 

Visitation will be held from 3:00 – 8:00pm Friday, March 10th and from 9:00am until service time Saturday, March 11th at the family home, 660 Edwards Lane, McEwen, TN.

 

Funeral Services for Mrs. Jo Edwards will be conducted at 12:00pm Saturday, March 11, 2023, at the family home in McEwen with Bro. Bobby Eddings officiating.

 

Interment will follow in Gorman Cemetery.

 

Survivors:

 

Son:

   William Joseph “Bill” Edwards, Jr. (Mary) of McEwen, TN

 

Daughters:

   Ramona Sue Hooper of McEwen, TN

   Reba Jane Gray (Riley) of Waverly, TN

   Regina Lucas (Robert Ginder) of McEwen, TN

 

Brothers:

   Leslie B. Hicks of McEwen, TN

   Donald D. Hicks (Brenda) of McEwen, TN

   Freddy Leon Hicks (Luanne) of New Johnsonville, TN

 

Sister:

   Pamela Fay Mercer (Skip) of Waverly, TN

 

12 Grandchildren

Numerous Great Grandchildren

Several Great, Great Grandchildren

Numerous Nieces and Nephews

 

Preceded in death by:

 

Parents: James Robert “Jim” Hicks and Ollie Bell Berryman Hicks

Husband: William Joseph “Joe” Edwards, Sr.

Son: Rodney Oneil Edwards, Sr.

Son-in-law: Casey D. Hooper

Brothers: William Thomas Hicks, James Pruett Hicks, Robert Lee Hicks, and Jimmy Ray Hicks

Sisters: Laura Jean Stringer, Anna Belle Hicks, Florence Elizabeth Mullinax and Rosie Marie Hicks

Grandson: Rodney Oneil Edwards, Jr.

 

 

Arrangements by Humphreys County Funeral Home, (931) 296-5955

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Friday, March 10, 2023

3:00 - 8:00 pm (Central time)

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Visitation

Saturday, March 11, 2023

9:00am - 12:00 pm (Central time)

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Funeral Service

Saturday, March 11, 2023

12:00 - 1:00 pm (Central time)

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Burial

Saturday, March 11, 2023

1:15 - 2:15 pm (Central time)

Gorman Cemetery

McEwen, TN 37101

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