Doyne Edward Edwards

Monday, May 16, 2016

Doyne Edward Edwards, 69, of Rector, Ark., passed away May 8, 2016, at the Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould, Ark.

He was born on February 12, 1947, in Nimmons, Ark., and was the son of the late John Henry and Helen (Crews) Edwards.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Junior Edwards, Dennis Ray Edwards, Donald Gene Edwards and Clifton Ray Edwards and niece, Ashley Reed.

Survivors include his sisters, Neda Terrell of Rector, Ark., Mary Sue Edwards of Kennett, Mo., Sherry Broadway of Piggott, Ark. and Virgie Scheffler of Piggott, Ark.; nieces and nephews, Donnie Edwards, Roger Edwards, Paul Edwards, Jonathan Goodman, Dewayne Smith, Ricky Brown, Doug Brown, Jody Thompson and Amber Broadway and many other relatives and friends.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, May 12, in the Hoggard and Sons Chapel with Kenny Burns officiating. Burial was Nimmons Cemetery in Nimmons, Ark. Pallbearers were Richard Smith, Timmy Lindsey, Damon Banks, Glen Trainer, Phillip Morriss and Sam Hopson. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home of Piggott, was in charge of the arrangements. Visitation was held Wednesday evening at the funeral home.