Name of Deceased: Jimmy Don Edwards
Date of Death: 9/7/22
Place of Death: Las Vegas, NV
Occupation: Retired Military and Maintenance Supervisor at various health care centers.
Member of: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, American Legion, Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Association, Artisans Guild of NV in Pahrump, Artistic Divas & Dudes.
The Deceased Will Be Remembered By: Family and Friends
Spouse: Cate Edwards – 31 Years
Children: Jeff Rose (Wife Kimi) Donna Redmond (Husband Bill) Rebecca Pirie (Husband Greg)
Parents: Melvina Lorene Willeford Thada, Henry Arthur Edwards
Siblings: Jack Edwards, Jerry Edwards, Sandy England.
Grandchild: Tiffany Helms, Elysse Redmond, Carlynn Redmond, Zachary Redmond.
Nieces & Nephews: Michelle Hendrikson (Husband Robert) Jennifer Gardiner, Jack Edwards Jr.
Additional Information: Served in US Navy, Marines and Army From 1955 to 1975. Retired as CW2C Chief Warrant Officer. Served three tours in Vietnam. Received 2 Bronze Stars & 1 Silver Star for Valor and Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Palm. Jimmy acted as a second father to his two nieces and second grandfather to seven grandnieces and grandnephews. Owned a home and apartment repair business in San Diego California. Jimmy and his wife made jewelry and sold at craft shows in Salt Lake area of Utah, Rupert and Twin Falls area of Idaho, and most recently in Pahrump, Nevada.