Harley Latt Edwards

September 2, 1950 - April 7, 2009

09/02/1950 - 04/07/2009

Past Services

Visitation
Friday April 10, 2009
1:00 am - 2:00 pm
Upward Baptist Church
901 Upward Road
Flat Rock, NC 28731
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Service
Friday April 10, 2009
2:00 pm
Upward Baptist Church
901 Upward Road
Flat Rock, NC 28731
Directions

Harley Latt Edwards, 58, of Hendersonville, passed away Tuesday, April 7, 2009, at his home.

A native and lifelong resident of Henderson County, he was a son of Margaret Massey Edwards of Hendersonville and the late Amos Edwards.

In addition to his father, he is preceded in death by two sisters, Joyce Jackson and Brenda Livingston.

He served his country in the US Army and was a member of Locust Grove Baptist Church.

He is survived by his “Better Half”, Melba Williams; four sons, Harley Edwards, Jr. of Hendersonville, Michael Edwards of MI, Chad Edwards of SC, and Adam Edwards of MS; a daughter, Jean McMahan and her husband Nathan of Hendersonville; three step-sons, Bobby, Roger and Barry Heatherly; one step-daughter, Kathy Heaton; four sisters, Viola Gibbs and her husband Eddie, Edith Halford, Patsy Torcivia and her husband Louis and Gail Huntley and her husband Robert all of Hendersonville; ten grandchildren; one great-grandchild and numerous nieces and nephews.

A funeral will be held at 2:00 pm, Friday, April 10, 2009, at Upward Baptist Church. The Reverends Paul Chandler and Dan Blackwell will officiate. Burial will follow the service at Locust Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. Military Graveside Rites will be conducted by the Western North Carolina National Guard Military Funeral Honors. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church and at other times at the homes of Melba Williams and Gail Huntley.

Memorials can be made to Four Seasons Hospice and Palliative Care, 571 South Allen Rd., Flat Rock, NC 28731.

Guests may sign a register book at www.forestlawnhendersonville.com.

Forest Lawn Mortuary is assisting the family with the arrangements.

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Annette
11 months ago

My first true love you will always hold a special place in my heart! Rest easy baby, thanks for the memories and there are many. Most of all thank you for our son Adam, my greatest gift! Love always !

Trisha/Reed/Johhny Pittillo
7 years ago

We are SO SORRY for your GREAT loss!Latt was such a lively man and his heart was huge.I just saw him at Brendas funeral and allthough so sick he was still just “latt” his loving and funny general self.”the life of all parties”He will be greatly missed and our love goes out to Heather and the whole family.

with love nd sympathy,

The Pittillos

TERESA SARGENT
7 years ago

My heart goes out to you! I LOVE YOU ALL very much. Teresa Sargent

michael wilkie
7 years ago

thinking of the family. god bless the family.

Patty Johnson
7 years ago

Ms. Margaret, Gail and family,

My thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. My prayer is that God will hold you in His loving arms and give you grace to get through yet another loss in your family.

Love,

Patty Johnson

Jeff and Tammy Laughter
7 years ago

Our prayers are with you and the faimily.

Dawn Capps
7 years ago

Just wanted to let you know you all are in my prayers.I’m thinking of you Gail and April.God Bless

Gail and Robert Huntley
7 years ago

you will never be forgotten. you were the best brother in the world. I love you.

Mr & Mrs.Jerry Hughes
7 years ago

Our Payer’s will be with the family at this time

Micheal Pittillo
7 years ago

we had a lot of fun back in the day