Ray Lavon Edwards, 74, of Eudora passed away on October 15, 2017 at his home.
He was born on June 16, 1943 in Eudora to the late Clifford and Joyce Evelyn Dotson Edwards.
Mr. Edwards was a member of Indian Switch Assembly of God Church in Eudora.
He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Barbara Sue Smith Edwards of Eudora; a daughter, Pam Neal and her husband, Howard Jr. of Oak Grove, Louisiana; four brothers, Robert Edwards and his wife Carolyn of Eudora, Sammy Edwards and his wife, Lois of Mountainberg, Lawrence Edwards and Bo Edwards of Eudora; four sisters, Ruby Moore of Eudora, Joyce Walker and her husband Jack of Monroe, Louisiana, Shirley Rotton and her husband, Joel of Parkdale, and Patsy Austin and her husband Emmett of Hamburg; four grandchildren, Michael Hosak and his wife, Vikki of Eudora, Christina Carpenter and her husband, Bubba of Hamburg, Steven Hosak & Nathan Hosak both of Eudora; three great-grandchildren Riley Carpenter, Ray Carpenter, and Jase Hosak, and a host of friends and family who will miss him.
A private memorial service will be held a later date.
Cremation services under the direction of Bishop-King Funeral Home of Lake Village.