Nina Beatrice Edwards

Thursday, November 9, 2006

Nina Beatrice Edwards, 92 of Terre Haute passed away at 9:20 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2006 at Terre Haute Regional Hospital.

She was born Oct. 5, 1914 in Crawfordsville, the daughter of the late John and the late Bessie (Sharp) Stephens.

She graduated from Crawfordsville High School. On March 3, 1936, in Crawfordsville, she was married to Ernest E. Edwards who preceeded her in death.

A member of the United Methodist Temple in Terre Haute, she had worked for Town Edge Motors as a bookeeper.

She is survived by one son, Philip Edwards and his wife Claudette (Runion) of Terre Haute; two daughters, Lynne Rotman and her husband Sam of Jasonville and Christy Newhouse and her husband David of Evanston, Ill.; seven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceeded in death by two sisters, Madeline Dickerson and Jean Macy; and one brother, Harley Stephens.

Funeral service will be at noon on Monday at Oak Hill Cemetery, Crawfordsville, in the mausoleum with the Rev. Paul Fulp officiating. Entombment will follow.

Friends may call Monday from 11 a.m. to noon at the mausoleum.

Memorial donations may be made to the United Methodist Temple in Terre Haute or the Christ United Methodist Church in Crawfordsville. Funeral services are provided by Moore Funeral Home of Brazil.

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