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Carol E. Edwards

Jun 19, 2012

Carol E. Edwards, 67, of 254 Pepper St., Muncy, died Monday, June 11, 2012 at the Muncy Valley Hospital Emergency Room.

Born August 20, 1944 in Avis, she was a daughter of the late Christopher and Marie (Dullen) Bilbay. On June 16, 1970 she married Kenny Ray Edwards, who survives. Together they celebrated 41 years of marriage.

Carol retired after 20 years as an automobile shuffler at Avis Car Rental in the Norfolk International Airport, Virginia.

She was a member of Moreland Baptist Church, Muncy. Carol was also a member of the Roland Ritter Post #268 American Legion Auxiliary, Muncy and the Edward J. Smith Post 3428 V.F.W. Auxiliary, Muncy. She enjoyed yard sales and gardening. Carol was proud of her decision to be a Gift of Life Donor.

More important than anything were her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She loved attending their sporting events and spending time with them.

Surviving in addition to her husband are five sons, Kenneth Ray Edwards Jr. and wife Deb of Montgomery, Gary Strickland and companion Charlene Gardner and her daughter Chrysta, all of Hughesville, Bill Strickland of Grapevine, TX, Kevin Strickland and wife Brenda of Muncy, and Scott Edwards and wife Victoria of Virginia Beach, VA; two daughters, Kenna Rae Andrews and husband Marlon of Waldorf, MD and Corinna Johnson and husband Tyrone of Muncy; six brothers, Ray, Clayton, Floyd, Paul, Ralph and Larry Bilbay; two sisters, Sharon Dorley and Linda Fisher; 17 grandchildren, Jennifer, Carrie, Tara and spouse Brandon, Shawn, Josh, Zack, Heath, Gable, Matthew, Ryan, Steve, Theresa, Alexis, Diavonte, Tearo, Ellie and Angie; six great-grandchildren, Montanna, Dakota, Maurisa, Harley, Willow and Layla; and one devoted aunt, June Edwards.

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by two brothers, Harry and Charles Bilbay; and one sister, Elaine.

Friends were received from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Moreland Baptist Church, 118 Moreland Baptist Road, Muncy, where the funeral was held at 7 p.m. Officiating was her pastor, the Rev. Bob Ingraham.

The family provided the flowers and suggests memorial contributions be made to Moreland Baptist Church, 118 Moreland Baptist Road, Muncy, PA 17756.

Expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.grenoblefuneralhome.com