Mrs. Mary Thompson Edwards

02/18/2018 - 10/25/2018


Mary T. Edwards died Thursday, October 25, 2018. She was born February 18, 1946 in Roxboro, N.C. Survived by her loving and devoted son, Boyd A. Edwards of South Hill; her daughter, Wanda Parrish Duckworth of Skipwith, VA; her loving and devoted twin sister, Mildred Layton and her husband Glenn of Greenville, N.C.; her loving and devoted brother, Jerry White, Sr. and his wife Mildred of La Crosse; her sister, Bonnie Rockwell and her husband Thetton of Matocca; two brothers: Collins White, Sr. and his wife Peggy of Roxboro, NC and Ronnie White and his wife Marie of Fredericksburg; her step-son, Alan F. Edwards, Jr. and his wife Connie; her four grandchildren: Timmy and Arielle Duckworth of Skipwith and Renee and Teresa Thompson of Oswego, New York and her great-grandchild Wyatt. She was predeceased in death by her parents, Mary and Collins White, Sr. of Roxboro, NC; her sister Bobbie Allen of Las Vegas, NV and her son, Collins Thompson of Brodnax. She was the widow of H.L. Thompson, Jr. of Brodnax and Alan F. Edwards, Sr. of Palmer Springs. Mary wants to be remembered whenever you see rainbows and butterflies. A memorial service will be held on Sunday November 4th at 2:00 P.M. in Living Waters Ministries in downtown South Hill. Online condolences may be sent through Crowder-Hite-Crews Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Edwards family. This is for Sue Soyars, told you I’d write about you last, and I did. Thanks for being my friend. Mary T. Edwards

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About Us

At Crowder-Hite-Crews we’ve always been proud to say that we are large enough to serve and small enough to care.  When you choose us, we consider this a sacred trust between your family and ours. We offer a full range of funeral service, whether for a traditional funeral or cremation, and we are able to assist families worldwide. In February of 2004 we installed a crematorium to better serve our cremation families.  We now do all cremations in our facility, saving transport to another location for this service.  Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions about the cremation process.

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Crowder-Hite-Crews Funeral Home & Crematory

PO Box 422
1504 N. Mecklenburg Ave.
South Hill, VA 23970
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