Garce W. Edwards

February 6, 1928 ~ July 30, 2021 (age 93)

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Garce W. “Big Garce” Edwards,93, of Providence, KY passed away on Friday July 30, 2021 at Baptist Health Madisonville.

Mr. Edwards was born on February 6, 1928 in Dixon, KY the son of the late Alford Garce Edwards and Anna Katherine Brown Edwards.

Mr. Edwards was a member of First Baptist Church in Providence, KY; he was a farmer by trade, United States Army veteran, he enjoyed going to the horse races and riding around in his truck.

He is survived by his daughter, Anna Gayle Gibson (Rand) Montgomery of Providence, KY; one son Garce (Linda) Edwards of Providence, KY; his grandchildren, Todd (Clara) Gibson, Ben (Julie) Gibson, Brian ( Jessi) Gibson, Brad (Sheri) Shoulders, Jeremy (Stefanie) Shoulders,; great grandchildren, Chelsea Gibson, Jacob (Lexi Page) Gibson, Kaitlin and Barrett Gibson, Brileigh, Chapel, and Justice Gibson, Dylan (Hannah) Shoulders, Hayden Shoulders, Dalton and Macye Shoulders,; great great grandchildren, Abrah Shoulders, A.J. Montgomery, Iris Montgomery, Bishop Gibson.

Graveside services will be held at 2:00PM on Monday August 2, 2021 in the Big Hill Cemetery with his grandson Pastor Brian Gibson officiating.

Visitation will be from 11:00AM until 1:00PM in the chapel at Melton Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions can be made to Providence First Baptist Church or to His Church 4810 Frederica Street Owensboro, KY 42301

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August 2, 2021

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Melton Funeral Home
206 Cedar Street
Providence, KY 42450

Graveside Service
August 2, 2021

2:00 PM
Big Hill Cemetery, KY.<, Providence

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