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Wednesday, September 15, 2004

Mary V. Edwards, 85, of Brazil and formerly of Spencer, died Monday, Sept. 13, 2004, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. The daughter of Edward and Mary V. Hawkins Thacker, she was born July 9, 1919.

She was married to Elmer Edwards who preceded her in death Feb. 27, 1972. She was affiliated with the Pentecostal faith. She had worked at the Fulk Owen Valley Restaurant.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; a grandchild; two sisters, Martha Wall and Joyce Meadows; a half brother, Dick Thacker; three half sisters, Margaret Hawkins, Kate Smith and Mayme Denny.

She is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Eddie and Henrietta Edwards of Brazil and Roger and Jo Ellen Edwards of Gosport; a brother, Bob Thacker of Gosport; eight grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Services are at 2 p.m. Thursday at the West & Parish & Pedigo Funeral Home in Spencer with the Rev. Mike Wall officiating. Burial will follow at the Riverside Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.