Ms. Edna Fern Edwards

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Ms. Edna Fern Edwards

January 08, 1947 - November 25, 2018

Ms. Edna Fern Edwards Ms. Edna Fern Edwards, 71, of Washington, Indiana, went to her heavenly home Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018.
Edna was born Jan. 8, 1947, in Daviess County, to the late Wayne Shelton and Agnes Corn (Russell).
Edna enjoyed fellowship with her family and cooking meals for her children and grandchildren. Edna worked as a nurse's aide at several local Daviess County nursing facilities and the love she had for her family carried over to her patients.Tthroughout her working years she was very devoted to her job and the patients she cared for, treating them all as family.
Edna leaves behind her five children, Scott Edwards, Christine Sherretz, Kevin Edwards, Russell Edwards and Lisa Snyder; a brother, David Shelton; 14 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and many friends.
Edna is also preceded in death by her sister, Linda Copeland.
There will be a visitation held at Gill Funeral Home, 308 E. Walnut St., Washington IN 47501, on Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018, from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. and also from 9 a.m. until the time of service at 10 a.m. Thursday, also at the funeral home. Burial will be in Sugarland Memory Gardens. You may leave the family an online condolence at
Published on November 26, 2018
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Kelsey Lee
Nov 26, 2018
To the family of Edna Fern Edwards,
I am sorry for your loss. May you find comfort in knowing that "Jehovah is close to the brokenhearted; He saves those who are crushed in spirit." (Psalm 34:18) With sympathy,