- Pearl Edwards
Virden– L. Pearl Edwards, 102, of Virden, IL passed away at 7:18 P.M. Monday, February 11, 2019 at Sun rise Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Virden, IL with her loving family at her side.
Pearl was born April 29, 1916 in Loami, IL a daughter to Lee and Stella (Fudge) Harvey. Pearl married Bill Edwards on February 17, 1938.
Pearl graduated from Auburn High School and was a housewife. Pearl was a member of the United Methodist Church, Virden, IL. She was an active member of the Eastern Star, Lalla Rookh Chapter for over 50 years. She enjoyed playing Pinochle, Bunco and Bingo.
Surviving Pearl is her son, W. Richard (Marilyn) Edwards of Mt. Pulaski, IL; 1 grandson, 5 great grandchildren, 3 great-great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Preceding Pearl in death were her parents, husband, Bill Edwards; 2 brothers and 3 sisters and 1 granddaughter.
Visitation will be from 10:00 -11:00 A.M. Saturday, February 16, 2019 at the Calvert & Ferry Funeral Home in Virden, IL with the Funeral Service starting immediately following the visitation at 11:00 A.M. with Dr. Michael Keppler and Rev. Mark Doane officiating. Pallbearers are: Richard “Rick” Edwards, Cody Edwards, Dayton Edwards, Zacchary Kerley, Monty Kerley and Bruce Fairfull. Interment will be in the Virden Cemetery, Virden, IL. Memorials made be made to The Virden Methodist Church, Virden, IL. To leave a comment for the family, please visit: firstname.lastname@example.org