Jimmy Earl Edwards



Jimmy Earl Edwards, 72, of Murrells Inlet passed away Wednesday, December 27, 2017 surrounded by his loving family and friends. He was born March 13, 1945 in Conway, SC, son of the late, Otto Edwards and Roberta Martin Edwards.

In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife, Joyce Bone Edwards.

Survivors include his son, Jimmy Edwards, II., of Myrtle Beach; one daughter, Julie Nealy and her husband Tripp of Conway; four grandchildren, Jade, Reid, Laurel and Carsen; three sisters, Carol Miles of Kingstree, Shirley Johnson and her husband Harold of Conway and Bobbie Johnson of North Myrtle Beach. He is also survived by his good friends, Marty and Brandi Cannon of Conway.

Jimmy was a builder in Horry County for many years before retiring. He served as the president of the Home Builders Association for one term. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge #381 in Conway and also a Shriner and a member of the Peddlers. He attended the Hut Bible Class at the First United Methodist Church.

The family will receive friends from 10:00-11:30 AM Saturday, December 30, 2017 at Burroughs Funeral Home, 3558 Old Kings Hwy, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576. A funeral service will be held at 11:30 AM.

Burial will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery, 1000 Hwy 544 Conway, SC 29526 with Military and Masonic Rights.

The family requests that memorial contributions be made to the Shriners Hospital for Children, 950 W. Faris Road, Greenville, SC 29605.

Condolences may be made at www.burroughsfh.com

Burroughs Funeral Home of Murrells Inlet (843.651.1440) is in charge of arrangements.