Mrs. Joann Edwards, age 73, passed away on Tuesday June 7, 2016 at her residence in Lake, MS. Visitation was held on Wednesday June 8, 2016 from 5:00PM until 8:00PM at Wolf Funeral Services in Morton, MS. Funeral Services were held on Thursday June 9, 2016 at 11:00AM at the Wolf Funeral Services Chapel in Lake, MS. Burial followed in the Covenant Baptist Cemetery in Forest, MS. Officiating was Rev. Bobby Warren. Wolf Funeral Services in Morton, MS was in charge of the arrangements.
Mrs. Edwards was a lifelong resident of Forest, MS. She was a member of the Covenant Baptist Church in Forest, MS.
She is preceded in death by her husband, John Milton Edwards; parents, James and Mary Yarbrough; two brothers, J.C. Yarbrough and Junior Yarbrough; and one sister, Shirley Russell. She is survived by her daughter, Myrley Kyzar (John) of Lake, MS; her son, Ray Perkins (Tina) of Richland, MS; step-daughter, Jana Watson (Bobby) of Texas; two sisters, Eva Watkins of Newton, MS and Carolyn Dunn of Philadelphia, MS; brother, Lester Yarbrough of Polkville, MS; ten grandchildren, twelve great grandchildren, and a number of nieces, nephews, and other relatives.
Pallbearers were Paul Taylor, Michael Perkins, Austin Kyzar, Edward Dunn, Adam Dunn, Justin Dunn, and Jonathan Kyzar. Honorary Pallbearer was Jose Martinez.
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