Frances Ferguson Edwards, 97, formerly of Union, widow of Joseph Eugene Edwards, died Thursday, February 24, 2022, at Springfield Place in Newberry.
Born on January 19, 1925, in Union, she was a daughter of the late Burrell Hampton “B.H.” Ferguson and Ellen Cogdell Ferguson. She was a retired kindergarten teacher and was a lifelong member of Tabernacle Baptist Church in Union where she was very active in many church activities including serving as hostess and working in the nursery
Mrs. Edwards is survived by daughters, Jean Byrd (Wendell) Smith of Owensboro, KY, Martha Ellen (David Block) Edwards of Athens, GA and Susan E. (Jeff) Logan of Prosperity; seven grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by a son, Robert Michael Edwards.
Graveside services will be held at 3:00 pm Tuesday, March 1, 2022, at Union Memorial Gardens by the Rev. Curt Bradford. The family will receive friends from 2:00 pm until the hour of service at the cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Tabernacle Baptist Church, 915 South Pinckney Street, Union, SC 29379 or to the charity of one's choice.