Heaven gained another angel on January 26, 2013, when Frances W. Edwardson, 83, was called home from the Christian Care Center of Johnson City.
Frances was a lifelong resident of Johnson City and was formerly employed with Baxter Pharmaceuticals for over 20 years. She was a member of both Grace Temple and Thankful Baptist Churches.
She is survived by her son, Steve E. Edwardson; Granddaughter, Shelli G. Fields; Grandson, Sedrick T. Edwardson; and Great Granddaughter, Jaisa S. Calloway, all of Johnson City, TN; a daughter in-law, Lucy Edwardson; and a host of other family members.
She is preceded in death by her mother, Mary Lee Williams; her brother Bobby Williams; her sister, Helen Crawford Brady; and her son, Sedrick T. Edwardson, all of Johnson City, TN.
Services will be held at Thankful Baptist Church: receiving of friends from 12-1 p.m., service at 1 p.m. and a graveside service to follow at the Washington County Memorial Gardens.
The family wishes to extend a special thank you to the staff of Christian Care Center and the staff of Caris Health Care and to acknowledge the support of Connie and James Bradley and Will Ison.
Professional Services provided by Birchette Mortuary Inc., www.birchettemortuary.com, (423) 926-6013