Cochran Funeral Home of Hiawassee announces the death and graveside services for Mrs. Blon Underwood Edwards, age 86, of Hiawassee, Georgia, who passed away on Wednesday, December 9th, 2020 in Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Georgia.
Mrs. Edwards was born in Hiawassee to the late Dan Underwood and the late Gladys Whitner Underwood. She was a lifelong resident of Hiawassee and had worked as a nurse with elderly care. Mrs. Edwards was a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Hiawassee. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Eugene Edwards, and a brother, Carol Underwood.
Family members left to treasure the memory of Mrs. Edwards include her daughter, Melody Orr; and her son, Scott Edwards; two sisters: Betty London and Barbara Drew; grandchildren: Megan Orr, Marina Stacy, Michael Orr, Jessica Daniel, and Lydia Lawrence; great grandchildren include: Jared Edwards, Devon Beck, Felicity Beck, Logan Daniel, Ava Daniel, Grayson Stacy, and Stella Stacy. Many other relatives and friends also survive.
Graveside services are scheduled for Tuesday, December 15th, 2020 at 2:00 p.m., to be held at Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery, with Rev. Aaron Underwood and Rev. Anthony Dye officiating. Special music will be presented by Lacey and Tony Ford. The following gentlemen are requested to serve as pallbearers: Devon Beck, Jared Edwards, Logan Daniel, Michael Orr, Tony McConnell, and Shane Miller.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Cochran Funeral Home of Hiawassee. Please share your condolences and sign the online guest registry at www.cochranfuneralhomes.com.