Robert C. Edwards

Edwards, Robert C. A lifelong resident of North Chicago, IL passed away quietly on Tuesday, March 11, 2014. Affectionately known as Bobby, he was born February 3, 1949 in Waukegan, Illinois. Bobby graduated from North Chicago High School in 1968; and was drafted to the United States Marines serving two years receiving an honorable discharge. Bobby was a proud Marine and a veteran of Vietnam War. Bobby was preceded in death by his parents, Booker and Arlenia Edwards; and brothers, Booker Jr. (Butch) and Richard (Ricky) Edwards. He leaves to cherish his memory four sisters, Donna Johnson, Mary B. Edwards, Arlena Taylor, and Joy Edwards (KY); a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and special aunts, Lee Cabine and Queen Guydon (AR). A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, March 22, 2014 at First Corinthian Missionary Baptist Church, 1529 Elizabeth Avenue, North Chicago, Pastor Eugene Roberson, officiating.

Published in News Sun from Mar. 21 to Mar. 27, 2014