Alvin Vick Edwards, 95, of Spring Hope, passed away on Monday, May 7, 2018. He was a retired farmer and was a life-long member of Peachtree Baptist Church. Mr. Edwards was a veteran of WWII serving in the US Army Air Corps and was a member of Central Cross Lodge #187 A.F. & A.M for over 69 years.
Funeral services will be held at 2 o’clock Wednesday afternoon, May 9, 2018 at Peachtree Baptist Church, 3523 NC 581, Spring Hope, NC 27882 with the Rev. Gene Whitehouse officiating. Entombment will follow in the church cemetery with military honors and masonic graveside rites.
Mr. Edwards is survived by his daughter, Cindy Mitchell and husband, Howard of Wake Forest; grandchildren, Anna Marie Schumitta and husband, Aaron of Youngsville and Rob Mitchell and wife, Meaghan of Wake Forest; great-grandchildren, Jaina Schumitta and Holton Mitchell. He was preceded in death by his wife, Geraldine Moore Edwards; his parents, C.R. and Fannie Edwards and by 6 brothers and 1 sister.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Masonic Home for Children, 600 College Street, Oxford, NC 27565.
Friends may visit with the family in the church fellowship hall following the service.
A service of Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Wake Forest. (919-556-5811)