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RUTHERFORDTON -- Eunice Edwards Broadhurst, 90, of 158 Crestview St., formerly of Mount Olive, N.C., died Thursday at Autumn Care Nursing Home. She was a native of Wayne County, the daughter of the late Robert H. and Lou Pearl Casey Edwards, a retired fifth grade school teacher for Wayne County Public Schools and a graduate of East Carolina University where she earned a masters degree.

Left to cherish her memory; her husband of 67 years, Malcolm McInnis Broadhurst of the home; daughter, Mary Burgin and her husband, Fred Jr., of Rutherfordton; daughter, Elizabeth Johnston of Concord, N.C.; three grandsons, Robert Burgin, Ben Burgin and Jay Johnston.

The family will receive friends from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28, at Crowe's Funeral Home in Rutherfordton. A graveside service will be held at Mount Olive Cemetery on Friday, Nov. 2, at 4 p.m. with the Rev. Steven Wicks and Dr. Don Scoffield officiating. The family will receive friends following the service at the Mount Olive Presbyterian Church.

Memorials may be made to the Rutherfordton Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box 1133, Rutherfordton, N.C. 28139 or Mount Olive Presbyterian Church, 105 N. Breazeale Ave., Mount Olive, N.C. 28365.


Published in Obituaries on October 26, 2007 1:49 PM