Millie J. Edwards
(Sept. 23, 2012)
Millie J. Edwards of Akron, Ohio, formerly of Tellico
Plains, passed away at 10:50 a.m., Sunday, Sept. 23, at Rockynoll Nursing Home,
Akron, Ohio, after a brief illness.
She attended Epperson Presbyterian Church and First Baptist Church of
She was 96.
Preceded in death by: husband, Forrest Edwards; son, Isaac
(E.L.) Peel; parents, Ike and Nettie Cantrell; brothers, Frank, Robert and Kee
Cantrell; sisters, Addie McClain, Fannie Dockery, Mae Kelley and Margaret
Survivors include: grandson-Edward Peel;
Daughter-in-law-Rosalie Peel, both of Akron, Ohio;
Nieces-Aline Wade, Teresa Hyde, Beulah Hilton, Bernice
Weeks, Belva Cantrell and Diana Flynn;
Nephews-Wayne and Dale Hughes and James Cantrell.
Funeral services will be 7 p.m., Thursday, in Biereley-Hale
Chapel, with Rev. C.M. Titlow officiating. Interment will be 11 a.m., Friday,
in Coker Creek Cemetery (Pines).
Family will receive friends from 6-7 p.m., Thursday. Biereley-Hale
Funeral Home, Tellico Plains, in charge of arrangements.