Bobby E. Edwards, 89, of Myrtle Beach, SC died unexpectedly Sunday, November 7, 2021 at McLeod Health Seacoast Hospital in Little River, SC.
Bobby was born on January 17, 1932 in Davie County. He graduated from Cooleemee High School and joined the Navy in June of 1951. He received the good conduct medal, Korean Medal, United Nations Medal and the National Defense Medal.
He graduated from Appalachian State with a Masters Degree in Education. He was in Who’s Who in America while in college. He was a high school teacher in Monroe NC and retired in 1993 to North Myrtle Beach.
He was proceeded in death by his mother Edna Gatton Edwards, father Johnnie Odell Edwards, sisters Helen Hege and Dorothy Adkins; brothers Lester R. Edwards and Chester G. Edwards.
He is survived by his sister Bren Gibson and nieces, nephews and cousins.
No services are planned at this time.
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