Catherine E. Edwards
Submitted by Edgar on Tue, 12/03/2013 - 10:20
Catherine E. Edwards, 86, of Jena, passed from this life on Tuesday, November 26, 2013, at the Rapides Regional Medical Center in Alexandria. She was born Oct. 6, 1927, in Sharptown, to the union of John M. and Lillie M.
Adams Hudnall. Mrs. Edwards was employed by the LaSalle Parish School Board as a cook at Jena High School for 18 years. She was a member of Pine Grove Baptist Church of Rhinehart, a loving wife who loved to fish with her husband and being a housewife and homemaker is what she loved to do. Services were held at 1 p.m., Friday, Nov. 29, in the chapel of Hixson Brothers Funeral Home of Jena with Rev. Mike Russell officiating.
Interment followed in the Pine Grove Cemetery of Rhinehart under direction of Hixson Brothers, Inc. of Jena. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Albert Edwards; brothers, Roy Hudnall and Ed Hudnall; and
grandson, David Tillar. Survivors include her son, Carl Albert Edwards of Rhinehart; two daughters, Patsy E. DeSoto of Libuse and Billie Jean Smith of Deville; one brother, Mason Hudnall of Plantersville, TX; six grandchildren, nine great grandchildren, and one great great grandchild. Pallbearers were Clint Hebert, James Edwards, Blake Burns, Justin Burns, Dalton Wise, and Edgar Wise
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