Mrs. Sarah Emma Pullen Edwards, 68, retired Sales Associate with Sears, died July 29, 2020, at North MS Medical Center in Tupelo, MS. Funeral Services were held 2:00PM Saturday August 1, 2020, at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Edward Springs Cemetery in Webster County. Bro. Terry Wills officiated. Pallbearers were Eric Edwards, Bo Edwards, Richard McBride, David Thompson, Patrick Quillen, Chris Wittke, Curt Foster, George Gregg and Douglas Edwards. Oliver Funeral Home of Eupora was in charge of all arrangements. She was a member of Community Baptist Church in Columbus. She was very active in Veterans Organizations. She was a member of American Legion Ladies Auxiliary Unit 65 and Member of the VFW. Mrs. Sarah is survived by her husband of 49 years, James “Jimmy” Edwards, Columbus, MS; daughter, Teresa Ann (Chris) Wittke, Columbus, MS; son, James “Bo” Edwards, Columbus, MS; first cousin; Newton Van Tabor, Missouri City, TX; seven grandchildren, Eric (Amy) Edwards, Sara Edwards, Douglas Edwards, Patrick (Courtney) Quillen, Chelsea Teague, Ryker Wittke and Lexi Wittke; three great-grandchildren, E. J. Edwards, Symone Kimbrel and Elijah Edwards. The family asks memorials be made to Edward Springs Cemetery Fund C/O Betty Wills, 782 Center Rd., Eupora, MS. 39744. You may go online and sign our guest register or leave a message of condolence for the family at www.ofheupora.com
Appeared in The Commercial Dispatch on August 2, 2020
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