Robert "Bob" Edwards, 55, Marshalltown, died Friday, Jan. 6, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City.
A memorial gathering will be held from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 10, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home. Memorials may be directed to the family. For condolences, please visit www.mitchelfh.com.
Born on Nov.12, 1956, in Harriman, Tenn,, he was the son of Robert Lee and Sabilla Pearl (Gibson) Edwards, Sr. He graduated from the South Tama High School's Class of 1976. Soon after, he married his longtime sweetheart, Debra Edwards.
Left to mourn his loss are his loving wife Debra, his children: Crystal Ann Edwards, Heather Lynn Edwards and Tammy Jean Edwards,three grandchildren and siblings- Deborah (Tony) Smith, Montour, John (Busandra) Edwards,Milton, Penn., Kathy Lynn (Eric) Cline, Malcom and Steven Wayne (Jamie) Edwards, Tama.
In death, Bob rejoined his parents and grandparents.