Edna Mae Washburn

May 31, 1929 - April 14, 2017 

Edna Mae Washburn

May 31, 1929 - April 14, 2017 

Obituary for Edna Mae Washburn

Peace I leave with you; My peace I give to you; not as the world gives do I give to you. Do not let your heart be troubled, nor let it be fearful. John 14:27

Born May 31, 1929, Edna Mae was the 3rd gift given by God to Spurgeon and Lonnie Toms. Her parents and 4 siblings: John Henry, Dorothy, William Spurgeon Jr. and James preceded her in death.

While on this 87 year journey, Edna traveled and lived many places but she never met a stranger and always made a friend. Edna was known to many as a caring coworker, diligent homemaker, trusted business owner, superb cook/baker, selfless sibling, faithful church member, dear friend and a loving mother.

In her passing, she leaves Six Children; Herman, Bill, James (Sandra), Danny (Marjorie), Phyllis, and Teresa (Simon). Nine Grandchildren: Jonus (April), Armani, Lavon S. (Michi), Myron (Jessica), Alisha, Jamal, Lateshia(JJ), LaRae', & RaJen’e. Eleven Great-Grandchildren: Javon, Kiana, Armani Jr, Lavon A (Devony)., Xavian, Davonn, Myron Jr, Avery, August, Sidney, Sariah. One Sister: Mamie (Charlie) Morris. One Aunt: Ruth Toms, and a host of Nieces, Nephews, Cousins, Godchildren and Friends.

Special Thank You to all the caregivers from:
Fair Haven and Hospice Care, Forest City, NC.

In lieu of flowers, all donations will be given to Hospice Care, Forest City NC.

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