Donald “Don” Edwards

July 16, 1957 ~ June 10, 2018

 

Donald Gregory Edwards

          Donald Gregory Edwards, son of the late Charles Edwards and Mary Magdalene Stirgel Edwards was born on July 16, 1957 in Flint, Michigan and departed this life on June 10, 2018 at his residence in Bloomfield, Missouri at the age of 60 years.

Mr. Edwards moved to Bloomfield, Mo when he was very small and spent all his life there.  Don worked for Purolator Products for 20 years.  Then he owned and operated his own business E & E Contracting and E & E Tree Service.  He loved working hard and pleasing people.  In 1980 he gave his heart to the Lord and loved the Lord with all his big heart.  He was always giving and helping people and was a member of the Living Water Church in Bloomfield.

On June 25, 1983 he was united in marriage to Linda Bostic in Bloomfield, Mo.  Mrs. Edwards resides of the home in Bloomfield.

Survivors include; one daughter, Heather Shepherd (Shane) of Jackson, Mo; two brothers, Richard Blair (Diane) of Bowling Green, Ky and Dean Edwards of St. Louis, Mo; by one sister, Brenda (David) of Columbia, Mo; by two grandchildren, Sophia and Leo.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, Brian Edwards; one sister, Alice Harris and grandparents, Eva and Elmer Edwards.

Friends may call at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter on Tuesday, June 12, 2018 from 5:00 to 8:00 PM.  Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 2:00 PM in the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Chapel with Rev. Bill Pennington officiating.  Interment will follow at the Bloomfield Cemetery.