- October 13, 1938 - September 16, 2012
- North Carolina
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“Dear Neil, Crystal, Brandon, Mason, and family, So sorry for your loss. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.
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Mr. Troy Edwards, 73, of Shelby passed away on September 16, 2012 at
his home. A native of Hayesville, NC, he was the son of the late William
Harrison Edwards and Florence Wikle Edwards.
He was a retired Chief Financial Officer of Todhunter International,
West Palm Beach, FL.
He enjoyed sharing time with his grandchildren. He also loved
Disney, fishing, yard work and music.
He was also preceded in death by three sisters, Dorothy Edwards Zanon
and Mary Josephine Edwards Brabble and Tyna Lou Edwards;
and six brothers, Wayne, Ralph, Vaughn, Claude, Roy & Paul Edwards.
He is survived by his wife, Gail G. Edwards; a niece/daughter,
Mary Ruth Zanon Dixon and a son-in-law, Rev. Keith Dixon; step children,
Lynn Gordon Hughes & husband, Randy, Sharpsburg, GA, Billy G. Gordon, Jr.
& wife, Hey Ja of Seoul, South Korea and Gary Neil Gordon & wife, Crystal
of Shelby; grandchildren, Jeremy Keith Dixon & wife, Melea, Durham,
Jacob Zanon Dixon, Charlotte, Jennifer Hughes Campbell & husband, Pete,
Kenny Hughes, Tova Gordon Hardy & husband, Donnie, all of GA, Branden
Lee Gordon & Mason Troy Gordon of Shelby;
great grandchildren, Preston Campbell and Tila Hardy of GA.
A Celebration of Life service will be held Wednesday, September 19, 2012,
Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church at 6:30 pm. Rev. Keith Dixon, Dr. Eric Davis
and Dr. Rick Variale.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made to:
The Greater Cleveland County Baptist Association
1175 Wyke Rd., Shelby, NC 28150
Cleveland Funeral Services & Crematory are serving the family.
On line condolences: www.clevelandfuneralservice.com