Donald V. Edwards

FORT WORTH - Donald V. Edwards, 91, died Nov. 2, 2016 in Fort Worth. Graveside services were Nov. 5 at Evergreen Cemetery Chapel in Stanton. He was born on July 27, 1925, in Stanton to Claud and Cora Edwards. In 1943, he listed in the United States Marine Corps until his honorable discharge in 1946 at the rank of Corporal. He married the love of his life, Christene Comer, on March 27, 1947. Together they raised three children, Deborah, Jerry, and D.V., Jr. Donald was a hard worker with a love for the outdoors. He was an excellent craftsman who excelled at woodworking. He also enjoyed spending his free time fishing and working on cars. He is survived by his children, Deborah Edwards of Ft. Worth, Jerry Edwards and wife Pam of Granbury, and D.V. Edwards, Jr. and wife Janice of Midland; five grandkids; 10 great grandkids; and one great great grandkid. He is preceded in death by his wife, Christene Edwards; parents; six brothers; and four sisters. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, www.alz.org. Arrangements were under the direction of Gilbreath Funeral Home in Stanton, Texas. Online condolences may be made at www.npwelch

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