Funeral Services for Mrs. Mary F. Edmond will be held on Monday May 30, 2016 at 11:00 am at Parker Springs Baptist Church, Parker Springs Church Road McIntyre, Georgia. Pastor Eddie D. Smith Sr. will officiate. Interment will be held on Tuesday May 31, 2016 at 11:00 am at Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Milledgeville, Georgia.
Mrs. Mary Frances Edmond was born to the late Neoma Weaks Goddard on May 14, 1927, in Wilkinson County, Georgia.
She attended the public schools of Wilkinson County and lived here most of her life although she lived in Macon and Milledgeville for short periods of time. In 1947, she was united in marriage to Frank Willie Edmond, Sr. who predeceased her in 2001. She confessed Christ at the Parker Spring Baptist Church in McIntyre, GA, and was a member at her demise.
She was preceded in death by two children, Dennis Edmond and Sadie Mae Edmond Allen, and a stepson, Frank Willie Edmond, Jr.
Mrs. Edmond made a peaceful transition to eternal rest on May 25, 2016, at Coliseum Hospital in Macon, Georgia, after a gallant battle with an extended illness.
Mrs. Edmond will be lovingly remembered by her children, Dr. Willie L. (Dr. Gwendolyn) Edmond, Dublin, GA; Thelma (Melvin) Smith, McIntyre, GA; Wilbert Edmond, Milledgeville, GA; and Joseph (Cynthia) Edmond, McIntyre, GA; grandchildren, Rhonda Edmond James, Denisha Edmond, LaShonda Edmond Rouse, Kerey Edmond, Ashley Edmond, Cassandra Edmond, Wilbert Edmond, Jr., Charles Marcus Billue, Sr., Rakita Smith Sinkfield, Antonio Jamez Edmond, Virlacia Edmond; 23 great grandchildren; and son-in-law Tommy Lee Allen. Several nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends also cherish the memories.
Mrs. Edmond will be placed in the sanctuary of Parker Springs Baptist Church one hour prior to service hour. Family will receive friends at the family residence 47 Northwind Circle, McIntyre. Wilkinson County Memorial Chapel 142 Wriley Road, Irwinton has charge of arrangements.