Michael HowlettStaff Writer
May 2, 2013
Rex Darrell Edwards, 56 of Hillsville, passed away on Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at his home. Mr. Edwards was born in Carroll County to the late Chester Thomas and Mary Helen Horton Edwards. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his wife, Sharon Edwards.
Survivors include his sons, Rex Neil Edwards and fiance Becky Linkous of Dugspur and Kevin Lee Edwards and wife, Honesty of Hillsville; brother, Wayne Edwards of Northern Virginia; sisters and brothers-in-law, Esther and Ricky Swing of Trinity, NC, Wanda Lou Bryant of Hillsville, Faye and Squeak Bond of Woodlawn, and Icy Bell and J.R. Priest of Hillsville; and two grandchildren, Taylor Lee Edwards and Kevin Lee Edwards, Jr.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, May 4, 2013 at Vaughan-Guynn-McGrady Chapel at 11:00 AM with Elder David Edwards officiating. Burial will follow in the Bobbitt Quesinberry Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday, May 3, 2013 from 6:00 until 8:00 PM. A guestbook is available online by visiting www.vaughanguynnandmcgrady.com. Vaughan-Guynn-McGrady Chapel is serving the family.