Florence, SC - “A.J.” Audrey James Edge, 91, passed away peacefully in Saturday March 17, 2018 at the McLeod Hospice House.
A graveside service will be Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at the National Cemetery in Florence, SC. The family will have a brief time to speak to those attending following the service.
Mr. Edge was born in Tabor City, NC, the son of the late Joseph Franklin and Rachel Powell Edge. A. J. worked on the family farm before joining the service. He served in the US Army during WWII. He was the owner of a Furniture and Appliance store before retiring. A.J. was an avid fisherman and loved the outdoors and the beauty of the beach. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of North Myrtle Beach and was involved in many activities of the church.He enjoyed cooking and the fellowship of his friends.
Surviving are; his wife of thirty-six years, Daphen Yarborough Edge; a son, Ricky James Edge; a daughter, Donna Hamilton; step-children, Melanie Lyons, Michelle Buddin; a brother, Wayne Edge and grandchildren, Billy Prince, Nolan Edge and Katie Miller.
Memorials may be made to the McLeod Foundation, c/o Hospice House, P.O. Box 100551, Florence, SC 29501 or First Baptist Church of North Myrtle Beach, 200 Hwy. 17 S, North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582.
You are invited to sign the guestbook at www.laytonandersonfh.com
Layton-Anderson Funeral Home, 4210 W. Palmetto Street, Florence is assisting the family.
Florence National Cemetery
Wednesday March 21st, 2018
803 E National Cemetery Rd.
Florence, SC 29501
Special Instructions: The family will speak briefly to those attending following the service.Text me the address
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I am so very sorry for your loss...my heart and prayers are with you. ❤️🙏🏼
Rhonda Auten (Hathcock)
Submitted by Rhonda Auten (Hathcock) on Apr 28 2018 03:52:55 AM
2 Corinthians 1:3,4 gives us the assurance that "the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of tender mercies" is "the God of all comfort" and he "comforts us in all our trials". James 5:11; God is very tender in affection (very compassionate) and merciful". Please accept my sincere condolences. Always remember God loves you and he cares for you! (Psalm 36:7; 1 Peter 5:7)
Submitted by Rachel Morton on Apr 6 2018 11:57:28 AM
Beth Hursey lit a candle for A.J. Edge
Beth Hursey lit a candle on Mar 20 2018 12:07:49 PM
Hi Daphen and family, I am so sorry about the loss of A.J. We miss you all - We love you -Beth Flowers Hursey, Billy Flowers and Bonnie Flowers Spires
Submitted by Beth Hursey on Mar 20 2018 12:07:04 PM
There is going to be a resurrection of both the righteous and the unrighteous. Acts 24:15
Submitted by LaRue on Mar 19 2018 01:22:14 PM
A.J. was a Friend and a wonderful Child of God. He will be missed by all on earth and be found celebrating in the presence of God.
Rev. Snow Donmoyer, Chaplain - Presbyterian Community of Florence
Submitted by Snow R Donmoyer on Mar 19 2018 10:00:00 AM
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