Robert G. Edwards

1928-2019

Rev. Robert G. Edwards, formerly of Pearce/Sunsites, died at the Arizona State Veterans Home in Tucson on April 21, 2019, at the age of 91. He was born in Three Rivers, Texas, on Feb. 4, 1928, to Garland McTyere Edwards and Margaret Elizabeth Forster Edwards.

He served in the United States Air Force as a chaplain and served as a clergyman for several churches. He was a member of the Willcox United Methodist Church and the Cochise Stronghold Lions Club.

Survivors include: his sons, Gary Wayne (Nancy) Edwards, of Calvert, Texas, Mark David (Chianne) Edwards, of Lubbock, Texas, and Stephen Paul (Debbie) Edwards, of Alvin, Texas; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; stepsons, Lynn Francis Novakofski, of Winterhaven, Fla., Todd (Patricia) Novakofski, of Ladysmith, Wisc., and Jan (Karen) Novakofski, of Champagne, Ill.; and his brother, Neil (Barbara) Edwards of, Tyler, Texas.

Preceding him in death was his brother, Milton Ray Edwards.

At his request, no services will be held. Contributions may be made to Harmony Hospice, 1200 E. El Dorado Place, STE B-200, Tucson, AZ 85715.

You may express condolences at www.westlawnchapel mortuary.com.

Arrangements were entrusted to Westlawn Chapel, Mortuary and Crematory of Willcox.

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