Carol Edwards

May 1st, 1958 - Jan 8th, 2020


Blue Funeral Home (Marion)

Mon, Jan. 13th, 2020 10am


Blue Funeral Home (Marion)

Mon, Jan. 13th, 2020 11:30am

Carol Edwards

Carol Elaine Edwards, 61, passed away on Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville.

Carol was born on May 1, 1958 in Gary, IN to Charles and Shirley (Dowdy) Haney.  She married Dale Edwards and he survives.

Carol loved to cook and have lots of family and friends around the table.  She enjoyed traveling, visiting family and spoiling her granddaughter.

Survivors include:

Husband-Dale Edwards

Daughter-Amanda and Joe Beard

Son-Christopher and Stephanie Elam

Granddaughter-Jossalyn Beard

Brother-David and Pam Haney

Sister-Ruth Haney

Brother-Paul and Kathy Haney

She was preceded in death by her parents and sisters, Lydia and Jeanette.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, January 13, 2020 at 11:30am at Blue Funeral Home in Marion with Rev. Gary Emery officiating. Burial will follow at Pleasant Grove Cemetery.  Visitation will be on Monday from 10am until the time of service at the funeral home.

11 Guestbook Messages

  • Guest: Dixie Payne and family

    From: Bourbonnais, Illinois

    Date: January 11, 2020

    Sincerest Sympathies to Dale and Family!
    Though our words can do little, may our thoughts and prayers bring you support and comfort during this time of sorrow and may God bless you and your family during this time of need.

  • Guest: Todd and Debbie Gulley

    From: Eldorado, Illinois

    Date: January 11, 2020

    We are so saddened by the passing of Carol We went to school with her and she was always a sweetheart. Our prayers go out to all the family . May God comfort you all

  • Guest: Lisa willis

    From: Eldorado, Illinois

    Date: January 12, 2020

    I’m so sorry. I have so many memories with all the sisters. We had so many good times together. Prayers are with this family

  • Guest: Faye Ping Baugher

    From: Palmetto, Florida

    Date: January 12, 2020

    Carol was such a fun lady. I use to hang with the family as we were growing up. I have enjoyed her recipes on Facebook. God got an awesome Angel…My condolences for the family.

  • Guest: Angie Trammel Henson

    From: HARRISBURG , Illinois

    Date: January 13, 2020

    So sad to hear of Carol’s passing. I have known her all my life and have many memories of growing up with her kids, playing at their house while our parents played cards. Prayers for Amanda, Joe, Christopher, Stephanie, Jossalyn and Carol’s husband Dale. My thoughts are with you all.

  • Guest: Larry and Connie Booten

    From: Harrisburg, Illinois

    Date: January 13, 2020

    Larry and I send our deepest sympathy along with our thoughts and prayers for all family and friends. Praying God’s strength and comfort during this time of loss of a loved one.

  • Guest: Robin Prakash

    From: Carmi, Illinois

    Date: January 14, 2020

    I just saw this that Carol passed away. I’m so saddened by this, unbelievable. She and I grew up together had so much fun coming up together live in close so we had the opportunity to spend a fair amount of time together in the summer when school with that. Thoughts and prayers are with her family.

  • Guest: Doris Meece

    From: Richland, Indiana, Indiana

    Date: January 17, 2020

    Sorry to hear the passing of Carol. We were neighbors for a while when they lived in Richland, Indiana.

  • Guest: Bill and Judy Oglesby

    From: Harrisburg , Illinois

    Date: January 20, 2020

    Dale and family. We are so very sorry for your loss. Just happened to see a friends post on FB. Sending Love and prayers. God Bless

  • Guest: Joanie Cotton

    From: Rockport, Indiana

    Date: January 22, 2020

    I worked with Carol and had so many laughs with her. She was fun to be around. She will be missed. Thoughts and prayers go out to her family and friends!

  • Guest: Barbara Parsley

    From: Richland, Indiana

    Date: January 23, 2020

    My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. She was a good friend and person to everyone. I will miss her.