RONALD J EDWARDS
September 22, 1937 - September 17, 2009
October 29, 2009
POTTSBORO - Ronald Julian Edwards, 72, was called to be with the
Lord, Saturday, Oct. 17, 2009, at Brownwood Regional Medical Center in
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 2, 2009 at Georgetown
Cemetery in Pottsboro, with Cass French officiating the ceremony. Ronnie
was born on Sept. 22, 1937 in Inglewood, Calif. to Julian Edwards and Cleo
Stalcup-Edwards. Mr. Edwards was a dedicated veteran of the U.S. Army.
He served two tours of Vietnam, and one tour of Korea, where he retired
after 27 years at the rank of a CW3. He worked at Texas Instruments in
Sherman, and in Richardson, where he retired after 20 years.
After retiring, Ronnie moved to San Saba, where he spent the remaining
years of his life enjoying hunting and fishing.
Mr. Edwards is survived by his wife, Sara Edwards of Richland Springs;
son, Ronald Franklin of Sherman; son, Danny Edwards of Pottsboro, and daughter,
Debbie Edwards of Sherman; granddaughters, Jamie Lemley of Pottsboro, Candice
Bird of Sherman and Randi Edwards of Howe; great-grandchildren, Audree
Corbett, James Jarrod Franklin, Alexa Yandell, Alissa and Austin Lemley.
Preceding him in death were his parents; a brother Homer Riley Edwards;
grandsons, Jason and Travis Franklin; and great-granddaughter, Hope Nestrick.
Ronnie Edwards will forever be in our hearts, and always remembered