Cleo A. Edwards of Wichita, Kans. passed away Saturday, January 14, 2017 at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita, Kans. She was 100.
Cleo was born January 26, 1916 in Walnut Shade, Mo. to Hanson Levi and Bertha (Cook) Palmer. She had lived in Wichita for over 50 years moving from Miami, Okla. She was a member of the Hudson Creek Baptist Church, South of Miami, Okla.
Cleo was preceded in death by her husband Roy E. Edwards, her son Eddie L. Edwards, her parents and three brothers Herschel Palmer, Clifford Palmer and Marvin Gress.
Survivors include four grandchildren Cleo S. Edwards of Wichita, Kans., Roy L. Edwards of Wichita, Kans., Michael Edwards of Detroit, Mich. and Patricia Edwards of Sarasota, Fla. , several great grandchildren and two sisters Claudine Schoenhals of Miami, Okla. and Calista Hawkins of McAlester, Okla.
Funeral Services will be at 2:00 p.m. Monday, January 23, 2017 at the Paul Thomas Funeral Home Chapel in Miami, Okla. Rev. Geoff Buffalo will officiate. Interment will be in G.A.R. Cemetery in Miami, Okla. The family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m., Monday, before the service at the Funeral Home Chapel. Services have been placed in the Care of the Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Miami, Okla. Online condolences may be made at www.paulthomasfuneralhomes.com