12/08/08 — DORA B. EDWARDS

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Died Dec. 5, 2008

Dora Braswell Moses Edwards, 72, 410 W. Claiborne St., peacefully departed this life Friday morning at Kitty Askins Hospice Center.

She will be eulogized Tuesday at 1 p.m. at St. Joseph's Free Will Baptist Church, with the Rev. Leslie Capers officiating. She will be laid to rest in Elmwood Cemetery.

She was preceded in the chambers of death by her parents, Harry Lee and Rosa Lee Braswell; and a sister, Ernestine McKinney.

She leaves to cherish precious memories her husband, Fredrick Edwards, of the home; children, Lanette Moses and Quentin Moses; stepchildren Rosa Allen, Fredrick Junior Edwards, Tisha Edwards, Scottie Edwards, Jamie Edwards; siblings, Mary B. (Charles) Marsh, Annie Ruth B. (Connell) Greenfield, Shirely B. (Claude) Jones, Isabelle B. (Alexander) Cox, John E. (Zelda) Braswell, Gladys B. (Albert) Butler; grandchildren, Brittany Moses, Dontrell Lewis, Rodney Lewis, Malik Moses and Rasheed Moses; great-grandchildren, Caleb Moses, Nevaeh Moses; and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be Monday from 2 to 7 p.m., with the family present to receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. at McIntyre Funeral Home Ministries of Goldsboro. The family will receive friends at other times at the residence where they will also assemble in preparation for the funeral procession.

Online condolences may be posted at www.mcintyrefh.com.


Published in Obituaries on December 8, 2008 1:47 PM