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Burket-Truby Funeral Home of Oakmont

Edwards, Ruth




Ruth Edwards, 87 of Monroeville was called home by the Lord, following a lengthy illness on Thursday, December 13, 2018. Beloved Wife of the late Cecil B. Edwards Sr. Loving Mother of Donald Wilson, David Edwards, Louella Edwards, Cecil B. (Charmine) Edwards, Jr., Bridgette Edwards-Parker, Gregory L. (Rebekah) Edwards Sr., Raymond Edwards, and the late James K. Edwards. Grandmother of 17, Great-Grandmother of 8, and was preceded in death by her great-grandson, Omar, and nine sisters and five brothers. Sister of Florine (William) Hollins and Sister-in-law of Yvonne (the late William) Wilson. She is also survived by a host of nieces and nephews. Previously a member of The First Baptist Church of North Vandergrift, she became a member of the St. Paul Baptist Church in Oakmont. Friends and relatives will be received on Sunday, December 16, 2018 from 1-6 p.m. at the BURKET-TRUBY FUNERAL HOME CREMATION & ALTERNATIVE SERVICES INC. 421 Allegheny Ave. Oakmont. Additional Visitation will be held on Monday, December 17, 2018 at the church from 10 a.m. until time of 11 a.m. services at St. Paul Baptist Church, 435 2nd Street, Oakmont . Memorial contributions may be made in her name to the Diabetes Association, 112 Washington Place #1520, Pittsburgh, PA 15219.