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Funeral Services for Carolyn June Edwards, 48, Thayer, Mo, will be 2:00pm Tuesday, November 12, 2019, at the First Baptist Church, Thayer, Missouri with the Bro Jared Russell and the Bro Brandon Martin officiating under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Thayer.

She was born the daughter of the Jerry Todd and Janice Bowers Todd, on July 5, 1971 in West Plains and died November 7, 2019 in Koshkonong, Mo.

She was united in marriage to Sammy Edwards in Alton, Missouri.

She is survived by her husband, Sammy Edwards, of the home, Thayer, Missouri who has worked as a custodian at the Thayer School System for four years; four children, Alisha Reid of Kansas City, Kansas, Kayla Edwards of Thayer, Missouri, Samantha Edwards of Thayer, Missouri and Crystal Edwards of Thayer, Missouri; one sister, Kimberly Carr and husband Darren and daughter Hannah of Thayer, Missouri

She was preceded in death by her parents Jerry Todd and Janice Bowers Todd.

She enjoyed sewing, crafts and loved her animals. Her family was very important to her and she cherished each moment spent with them. Carolyn was currently attending Missouri State University West Plains Nursing Program. She was a Neurodiagnostic Technologist at Ozarks Medical Center. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Thayer, Missouri

Visitation will be 1pm-2pm Tuesday prior to the service at the church.

Burial will be in Thayer Cemetery under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Inc., Thayer.


1 Comment

  1. Teresa Cagle
    November 11, 2019 @ 11:09 pm

    Carolyn and I became fast friends at Missouri State University in the nursing program. She was always kind, encouraging, and wore a smile on her face. She always spoke her mind. I will miss her greatly.