Archive for Wednesday, November 22, 2000

James W. Edwards

1910-2000

November 22, 2000

Visitation services for James W. "Jim" Edwards, 90, Olathe, were held Monday at W.L. Frye and Son Mortuary and Crematory, Olathe.

Mr. Edwards died Sunday, Nov. 12, 2000, at Olathe Medical Center.

He was born Jan. 2, 1910, in Clinton, Mo. He lived his early life in Eudora.

He married Doris Denley of Olathe. They moved to California to work in the aircraft industry during World War II and returned following the war.

Mr. Edwards worked as a maintenance engineer at the Montgomery Ward stores in Kansas City, Kan., until his retirement in the late 1970s. He held several union cards.

His wife preceded him in death in 1998.

Survivors include his son, Michael Edwards, Roeland Park; a granddaughter; and three great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to Animal Haven, 9800 W. 67th St., Overland Park, KS 66203.

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