Earl A. Edwards
1926 — 2020
Earl Arque Edwards of Murchison, Texas, age 94, went to join his wife Jackie in Heaven on Saturday, December 26th, 2020. Mr. Earl died due to natural causes at UT Health Athens. Mr. Earl was born on February 25th, 1926, at home in the Murchison, Texas community, Henderson County, to Elvie Boyd Edwards and Ovie Cloud Edwards. He grew up with a houseful of brothers, Haston, Waymon, Maynard, Loyd, and Elton. Earl was the oldest. The first school he attended was Shady Grove which he would walk to through the fields and pastures to get to. On the first day of school some of his older cousins egged him on to a wrestling match on the school playground. The superintendent heard the scuffle...