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Wanda Lou EdwardsPassing: April 25, 2020

Service:

To be Announced

Celebration of Life

Visitation:

No Visitation

Cemetery:

Mitchell Cemetery

Monday, April 27th

MITCHELL – Wanda Lou Edwards, 83, passed away Saturday, April 25, 2020, at Mitchell Manor.

Born January 18, 1937, in Martin County, she was the daughter of Lloyd A. and Claribelle (Mundy) Terry.  She married Robert Wayne Edwards June 3, 1955, and he preceded her in death October 14, 2003.

Wanda retired from Naval Surface Warfare Center–Crane Division.  She graduated from Mitchell High School in 1955, and was a member of Tulip Street Christian Church, the Heavenly Hens Bible Study, and Fleur-de-Lis Club.  Wanda served three years as Marion Township Trustee.

Surviving:
daughter,
Ada (Danny) Reynolds of Mitchell
grandchildren,
Laura (Jared) Rains
Aaron (Brittany) Powell
David Jack
great grandchildren,
Tinsley and Teigan
sister,
Tracy Dobson of Mitchell
nephew,
Brian (Kim) Fults
great niece and nephews,
Brianne (Brett) Mosier
Brennan (Kaydy) Fults
Braeden Fults   

Her parents, husband,  and daughter, L. Carol Jack, preceded her in death.

Family service was Monday, April 27, at Mitchell Cemetery.  A celebration of life service will be at a later date.

Memorial Gifts: Lawrence County Cancer Patient Services

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56 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Shawna Williams | http://Mitchell, In
    Date: May 2, 2020
    Wanda was a part of our TSCC family and will be greatly missed until we all meet again in heaven. Praying for her family.
  2. Guest: Karen Owings | http://Charlotte NC
    Date: May 1, 2020
    So sorry for your loss! Thinking and praying for your family during this difficult time!
  3. Guest: Joe & Pam | http://Lawrenceburg
    Date: April 28, 2020
    Dear Ada and Danny, So sorry to hear of your mother's passing Ada. We send love and prayers to you both, God Bless. Joe & Pam Vanzant
  4. Guest: Elane Tyree and Roger Davis | http://Grandview, Indiana
    Date: April 28, 2020
    So sorry for your loss. Always enjoyed talking with Wanda, like at Oprah House. What a very nice lady.
  5. Guest: Donna Pruett | http://Mitchell , IN
    Date: April 28, 2020
    So very sorry to read about your loss of a precious Mom. Wanda was a fine and kind lady who loved serving her community and church. We are so glad we were able to know and talk with her at church and at other places around home. She truly was a special person. Our heartfelt sympathy is extended to our friends Ada and Danny!
  6. Guest: Pete Scheibe | http://Mitchell, IN.
    Date: April 28, 2020
    So sorry to hear about Wanda. I kept praying she would be able to come home, but now she is home. She was a good neighbor and a good friend. She will be missed.
  7. Guest: Rita and Mike Ramey | http://Bloomington, In
    Date: April 27, 2020
    Loved Wanda, such a sweet lady, worked with her at Crane, rest in peace my friend. Mike and Rita Ramey
  8. Guest: Odie Taylor | http://Bedford, In
    Date: April 27, 2020
    Tracy I am so sorry to hear about your sister. You are In my thoughts and prayers.
  9. Guest: Judy Williams | http://Mitchell
    Date: April 27, 2020
    I have fond memories of growing up on Marion St. just a few houses down from Wanda. I'm sorry she's gone. Judy Williams.
  10. Guest: Melody Shipley | http://Orleans, IN
    Date: April 27, 2020
    Tracy I'm so sorry. I loved Wanda. She was such a precious and sweet lady. I got to know her when she was one on the Tiger Team at Crane. She always made me feel welcomed when I first started there. We had lots of talks after she retired. She will be truly missed. Prayers to you and all your family❤
  11. Guest: Debbie Watterson | http://Bedford
    Date: April 27, 2020
    Ada and Danny, I was sorry to read of Wanda's passing. We are never ready to let go of our mothers. Prayers and love to you both!
  12. Guest: Brenda Blair | http://Bedford, IN
    Date: April 27, 2020
    Wanda will be missed by so many. We have lots of good memories of Praise Gatherings in Indy and Family Fests in Gatlingurg. Also our Monday night suppers. We will miss her so much. I'm sending prayers for peace and comfort to all the family. Jim and Brenda Blair
  13. Guest: Susan Lynch Porter | http://Mitchell IN
    Date: April 27, 2020
    So sorry to hear of Wanda’s passing. Seems I’ve known her my entire life. Grew up with her as our neighbor. Prayers to Ada, Tracy & family. God Bless Helen & Susan Lynch Porter
  14. Guest: Donna Kendall | http://Mitchell
    Date: April 27, 2020
    I am so sorry for your loss. Love and comfort be with you.
  15. Guest: Bev Kimble | http://Bedford, IN
    Date: April 27, 2020
    OhTracy, I'm so sorry to hear of Wanda's passing. How well I know the heartbreak of losing a "sweet sister"! Prayers that you grow stronger day by day by remembering the precious, life-long memories you shared!
  16. Guest: Terri Brown | http://Mitchell
    Date: April 27, 2020
    Ada, I am so sorry to hear about your Mom's passing. I am glad we got to talk back in March. We are keeping You, Danny, and the extended family in our thoughts and prayers during this most difficult time. Knowing that She is in a muck better place will find you some peace.🙏🙏❤❤ Terri and Paul Brown
  17. Guest: Cynthia J Mullis | http://Mitchell
    Date: April 26, 2020
    Wanda was a very lovely lady God Bless Ada and the rest of the family Bill and Cindy Mullis
  18. Guest: Teresa Chastain | http://Mitchell
    Date: April 26, 2020
    Ada, so sorry to hear of your mom's passing. Wanda was so nice and used to help me at work.
  19. Guest: Betty Antal | http://Bargersville, IN
    Date: April 26, 2020
    Tracy, so sorry for you and your family. Wanda was a great lady!
  20. Guest: Scott Bingham | http://Bloomington, IN
    Date: April 26, 2020
    So sorry for your loss, Tracy. Wanda was a wonderful lady to work with.
  21. Guest: Larry and Connie Smith | http://Mitchell
    Date: April 26, 2020
    So sorry for your loss.
  22. Guest: Barbara Hall | http://Mitchell, IN
    Date: April 26, 2020
    My deepest sympathy to Ada and all of Wanda’s family and friends. She was a beautiful, caring lady who helped others and myself so much and I am very grateful. Love and prayers to you all.
  23. Guest: Judy Stevens | http://Mitchell, Indiana
    Date: April 26, 2020
    Ada, Tracy & extended families - I am so sorry to learn of Wanda's passing. It leaves a hole that can only be filled with God's mercy and wonderful memories. Wanda was such a blessing to all who knew her.. May The Good Lord give you His comfort at this sad time for your family - but Hallaleuah time for Wanda..
  24. Guest: Lacey (Burton) Joseph | http://Zionsville, IN
    Date: April 26, 2020
    Laura, Aaron, and family, I remember Wanda from Tulip Street as a sweet and faithful woman of God that served her church. I know that the Lord used her! May she now be wrapped in the arms of her loving Savior. Praying for your comfort in this time of loss.
  25. Guest: BRENT AND CARLA GEARY | http://Bloomington, IN
    Date: April 26, 2020
    Ada,Tracy and Family So sorry to hear of your loss. You and family are in our thoughts and prayers.
  26. Guest: Deanna Sumpter | http://Bedford, IN
    Date: April 26, 2020
    So sorry to read of your Mom's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Hugs to you.
  27. Guest: Brenda g Mckain | http://brownstown, Ind
    Date: April 26, 2020
    All volunteers of Lawrence County Cancer Patient Services are so sorry for your loss.
  28. Guest: Carolyn Braman Riefe | http://Saginaw, MI
    Date: April 26, 2020
    Tracy, I'm so sorry about Wanda. I remember her and your family when we all attended First Baptist Church many years ago. Caring thoughts to you and your family at this difficult time.
  29. Guest: Lou Ann Rader | http://IN
    Date: April 26, 2020
    Ada and family, I’m so sorry to hear of your mom’s passing. Praying you will feel God’s peace at this difficult time.
  30. Guest: Mackenzie Reeve | http://Mitchell, IN
    Date: April 26, 2020
    I am so sorry to hear of the passing of Wanda, she was a great lady and will be deeply missed. I can remember waiting on her and the group of ladies that came in to Jacks for lunch and dinner.
  31. Guest: Jill Morse | http://Mitchell, IN
    Date: April 26, 2020
    Dear Ada, I’m so very sorry to hear about your mom. It’s so difficult to lose our parents. My prayers are with you now and in the days/months ahead. Sending you prayers and love....we were blessed. We had great mamas! 💞. Lots of love your way, jill
  32. Guest: Kim and Darrin Chastain | http://Mitchell, Indiana
    Date: April 26, 2020
    We are very sorry to hear about Wanda. She was a wonderful, faithful, and Godly woman. We will miss her very much. Praying for comfort for your family during these tough days.
  33. Guest: Jerry and Cathy Miller | http://Bedford IN
    Date: April 26, 2020
    So very sorry. You are in our thoughts and prayers. It is so hard to loss our Mothers. Jerry and Cathy
  34. Guest: Chris Connell | http://Vallonia
    Date: April 26, 2020
    Sorry for your loss
  35. Guest: Janet Fields | http://Orleans, In
    Date: April 26, 2020
    So sorry Ada and Danny...she was a special lady.
  36. Guest: Nelsa and Gary | http://Mitchell, In.
    Date: April 26, 2020
    So sorry to her of Wanda passing.She will be missed by many.Great lady and dear cousin.Love you all
  37. Guest: Kim Sims | http://Bloomington, IN
    Date: April 26, 2020
    So sorry to hear the passing of Wanda. She was a special lady and will be missed. She always held a special place in our hearts. Thoughts and prayers to all of you. Kim and Gary.
  38. Guest: Kathy Moffatt | http://Mitchell, IN
    Date: April 26, 2020
    I’m so sorry for your loss.....you’re in our thoughts and prayers.
  39. Guest: Jerry and Sonya Chaney | http://Bedford, In
    Date: April 25, 2020
    Thoughts and prayers are with the family.
  40. Guest: Jennifer Eckensberger | http://Jacksonville Florida
    Date: April 25, 2020
    Ada, so sorry to hear of your Mother's passing. So was always friendly to me. Prayers to you and your family.
  41. Guest: Judy Tanksley | http://Mitchell
    Date: April 25, 2020
    Sorry for your loss. Prayers for the family
  42. Guest: Chris clouss | http://Mitchell, IN
    Date: April 25, 2020
    So sorry to hear about Wanda's passing. Lots of good memories. Prayers with you all!
  43. Guest: Susan Mather | http://Indianapolis IN
    Date: April 25, 2020
    Ada So sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Susan
  44. Guest: Linda Gass | http://Mitchell, Indiana
    Date: April 25, 2020
    To Ada, Danny, and your extended family: our deepest condolences on the death of your mother. Linda and John Gass
  45. Guest: Ted and Jody Powell | http://Bloomington, Indiana
    Date: April 25, 2020
    Our deepest Condolences to the Family. We Love you all! ❤
  46. Guest: Brent , Nancy, and Betsy | http://Mitchell, In
    Date: April 25, 2020
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you both. She was a very fine Lady. Love you all!
  47. Guest: Kay Tanksley | http://Mitchell In
    Date: April 25, 2020
    So very sorry for all of Wandas family. You have our deepest sympathy . Prayers for you.
  48. Guest: Debbie (Fortner) Clock | http://Mitchell, IN 47446
    Date: April 25, 2020
    Ada, Tracy & Brian, I am so sorry to read this today about Wanda. Last time I saw her was when I was working at Applacres. I will always remember having her as my next door neighbor when I was growing up. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Debbie
  49. Guest: Mary Lagle | http://Mitchell, IN 47446
    Date: April 25, 2020
    So very sorry.... have many fond memories of Wanda when I rode with her to RCA, She was a special lady, prayers for comfort in this difficult time. Pauline Lagle
  50. Guest: Karon Chastain Wingard | http://BLOOMINGTON, IN 47401
    Date: April 25, 2020
    Ada, so sorry for the last of your mother. I liked her so very much. Karon Wingard
  51. Guest: Paula Caudell | http://Mitchell, In. 47446
    Date: April 25, 2020
    Ada, Dan and I are so sorry to hear of your mommas passing. We will be keeping you in prayer in the days ahead.
  52. Guest: Judi Parr | http://Seymour
    Date: April 25, 2020
    Ada and Tracy, So sad to hear about Wanda. Prayers and hugs to all. Judi Parr
  53. Guest: Debbie Beeler | http://Mitchell, IN
    Date: April 25, 2020
    Ada I’m so sorry to learn you your mother’s passing. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.
  54. Guest: Kathy Ellis Avery | http://Jeffersonville, IN
    Date: April 25, 2020
    Ada and family, I am so sad to hear about your Mom’s passing. The last time I saw her, she seemed healthy and happy. Mike and I have you guys in our thoughts and prayers.
  55. Guest: Pam Pridemore | http://Mitchell, In. 47446
    Date: April 25, 2020
    So sorry to hear about Wanda. Prayers
  56. Guest: Janet and Charlie | http://Mitchell
    Date: April 25, 2020
    Tracy and Ada, Was so sorry to hear this today. She will be sincerely missed. However, I know her reunion was a happy one without any pain. Love you all
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