Irene Edwards

Irene Edwards

Monday, May 16th, 1932 - Tuesday, December 25th, 2018
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Haysi, VA- Irene Edwards, age 86, of Lick Creek Road, received her gift of eternal life at her home on Christmas Day. Not only did she receive but she gave her family gifts of love, peace and joy. Her life of 86 years was devoted to her husband and family. She was preceded in death by her husband, Dallas and their only son, Garry, brothers, Ralph, Essie, Willard, Raleigh, Alfred and Shirley Compton and sisters, Norma and Polly Jane.
She leaves behind her devoted family, Sandra Marshall and husband, Jimmy of Haysi, VA, Connie Swiney and husband, Rodney of Jeffersonville, KY, Amy Gobble and husband, Jeff of Glade Spring, VA and a sister, Thelma Maynard of Ripley, TN, grandchildren, Austin (Paige) Swiney, Nick Swiney, Ashley Swiney, Dallas and Laura Beth Gobble and Mackenzie Edwards. A dear friend once said, it is not what people think, but what God knows that counts, with that we leave her in the hands of our Lord and Savior, and as Mom said as she was leaving this world, “I am in good hands, precious Jesus.”
Funeral services will be conducted at 7:00 p.m. Friday, December 28, 2018 at Haysi Funeral Home with Elder Roger Fuller officiating. The family will receive friends after 6:00 p.m. on Friday prior to funeral services. Graveside service will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, December 29, 2018 at Holly Ray Edwards Cemetery, Birchleaf, VA. Pallbearers will be family and friends. Online condolences may be sent to Haysi Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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  • Service

    Friday, December 28th, 2018 | 7:00pm
    Friday, December 28th, 2018 7:00pm
    Haysi Funeral Home
    24682 Dickenson Highway
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    Visitation will begin at 6:00 p.m.
    Roger Fuller
  • Interment

    Holly Ray Edwards Cemetery
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    Graveside services will be conducted at 1:00 p.m.


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Temple Mellinger

Posted at 06:47pm
So sorry for your loss. Keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers for comfort and peace in the coming days.

Susan and Randy

Posted at 05:37pm
We are so very sorry for your loss. Lots of love and prayers for sweet Sandy and Jimmy.

Richard and Diana Watson

Posted at 02:29pm
Sandy & Jimmy, we love you and are praying for the comfort and peace that only our Lord and Great Shepherd can provide. Richard and Diana Watson

Bitsy Miller - See and family

Posted at 01:25pm
Deepest heartfelt sympathy
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Greta Robertson

Posted at 11:27am
I am so sorry for your loss . My prayers are with you. Greta Robertson

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