David Edwards

Date of Birth: 09/11/1942
Date of Death: 06/21/2017

David Edwards, Sr., age 74, a native of Garyville resident of Raceland, entered into eternal life on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at his residence.

Visiting will be held from 9am until the hour of service at 11:00am on Saturday, July 1, 2017 at St. Peter Baptist Church in Montegut, Louisiana. Burial in Southdown Cemetery in Houma.

He leaves to cherish his memories, his wife, Belinda Edwards, sons, Patrick and David Edwards, Jr.; daughters, Tara Edwards, Annette, Lynette and Latricia Dorsey; brother, Michael Edwards;  sisters, Alma Higgenbotham, Barbara Wallace and Mary Sheppard (Kevin); 16 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren;  Godchildren, Tracy King, James Davis, Dierron Richardson, Ashley Johnson, Gilbert Allen and Germaine Nicholson.

Preceded in death by his parents, Clarence and Alma Edwards; brothers, Robert Edwards and Clarence Edwards, Jr.; sisters, Loretta Brazil, Betty Whitley and Joyce Edwards.

Kennedy Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Lawanda D. Jasmin, Funeral Director

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Cheryl Cleveland (07/22/2017 8:53 am)

Rest on my sweet brother in law you will truly be missed,I can feel your absence already and that sweet smile, we loved you but god loved you best so sleep on and take your rest,with deepest condolences, Raymond and Cheryl Cleveland

phyllis edwards (06/28/2017 10:42 pm)

With heartfelt sympathy at this difficult time