Obituary: William (Billy) Edwards, Jr.


Mr. William (Billy) Edwards, Jr., son of William (Bill) Edwards, Sr. and Mary Louise Edwards was born on August 21, 1969. He transitioned on October 18, 2021. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, October 23, 2021 at Colony Community Cemetery in Hanceville. Visitation will be from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. on Friday, October 22, 2021 at Hanceville Funeral Home.

He leaves to cherish his memories a loving wife: Venicia Edwards; two daughters: Xandria Minnitt and Alexia Edwards; a brother: Clarence Webster; a sister: Cynthia Coleman; an uncle: Charles Webster; an aunt: Ethel Mae Webster; his in-laws: Rev. Odis and Jo Anne Minnitt; a sister-in-law: Beverley Webster and a brother-in-law: Vincent (Ilia) Minnitt.

William was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers: Eugene and Will Webster.