The couple married on September 3, 1961 at New Zion Baptist Church in McCracken County by minister Jewell Barrett. Witnessing this union were Wayne and Barbara Deweese.
They are the parents of two sons, Jeffrey G. Edwards and Brett Edwards.
They have five grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
A reception in the couple’s honor will be held on Sunday August 28, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. at Magic Valley Barbeque located at 1513 Main Street in Benton, KY. All friends and relatives are invited to join in this celebration.