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Edmond Lee Edwards


Funeral services for Edmond Lee Edwards, 64, of Purcell were held Friday, February 21, 2020 at the Wilson-Little Funeral Home Chapel. Interment was at the Lexington Cemetery under the direction of the Wilson-Little Funeral Home in Purcell.

Edmond Lee Edwards passed away at his home in Purcell, Okl., on February 17, 2020.

Edmond was born in Harrison, Arkansas, on October 20, 1955 to Bennie Bruce Edwards and Ester Laverne VonUbe.

Edmond was raised in military school and served in the Army during Vietnam, as a Green Barrett. He has a master’s degree in English, which he taught in college.

He had many careers in his life. He served as an ambulance driver, a deputy sheriff and a butcher. He was a master of the etched weapon. He was also a Tai Chi/Tai Song Master. He enjoyed visits from his grandchildren and great-grrandchildren. He also loved to tell stories, lots of stories.

He is survived by his wife, Ida Renee Edwards of the home; two stepsons, Eddy Williamson and his wife, Tara Stover and James Williamson and his wife, Mandy Stricklin, of Wanette and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Online condolences may be made at wilsonlittle.com.