Junior Boyd Edwards (2018-12-28 15:34:02)

Junior Boyd Edwards, age 77 of 1061 Saddle Mountain Church Road, Ennice, NC passed away Wednesday December 26, 2018 at Galax Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Galax, VA.

He was born September 15, 1941 in Alleghany County to the late Glenn and Clyde Andrews Edwards. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by two brothers, Jackie Ray Edwards and Ralph Edwards. He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Rachel Edwards of the home; one son, Glenn Edwards and wife Marlene of Woodlawn, VA; two daughters, Ruby Edwards Johnson and husband Carey of Bahama, Susan Edwards and husband Steven Bunn of Galax, VA; four grandchildren, Sally Ann Edwards, Reece Edwards, Mary Margaret Johnson, William Johnson; one sister, Betty Edwards Hayes and husband Harold of Sparta; several nieces and nephews also survive.

The family requests the honor of your presence at the graveside service to honor the life of Junior at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, December 29, 2018 at Saddle Mountain Church Cemetery with Elder Russ Cox and Elder Junior Bottomley officiating. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Friday evening at the funeral home and other times at the residence. Flowers are appreciated or memorials may be made to Saddle Mountain Cemetery Fund, c/o Claude Cleary, 2221 Saddle Mountain Church Road, Ennice, NC 28623.

The family would like to extend special thanks to friends and neighbors that have helped during Junior’s illness. Grandview Memorial Funeral Home is proudly serving the Edwards family and if you wish, online condolences may be submitted to the family at

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