Lindon “Grip” Edwards, age 67, husband of Sherri Lewis Edwards of London, Kentucky passed away Monday August 29, 2016 at his residence. He was the father of Madison Adelene Nodia Morgan of London, Kentucky; the step father of Donald Ray Morgan and John Houston Morgan and wife Melissa, all of London, Kentucky and Ryan Chase Morgan of La Grange, Kentucky; the grandfather of his beloved grandson Matthew Reid Morgan of London, Kentucky and granddaughter Hannah Isabella Wiggins of Hamilton, Ohio; the brother of Phyllis Jean Kardok of New Britain, Connecticut, Sheila Hutchison and husband Jim of Grandin, Missouri, Donna Baker and husband Bobby, Maxine Edwards, and Darlene Hayes and husband Mike, all of Hazard, Kentucky, and Larry Edwards and wife Pauline of Illinois.
He was preceded in death by his parents Rufus Woodrow Edwards and Reva Maxine Burkhart Edwards and by four brothers; Sonny Edwards, Ernie Edwards, Robert Edwards, and David Edwards.
He was a member of Petrey Memorial Baptist Church of Hazard, Kentucky, a truck driver, and a member of United Steel Workers of America.
Funeral services for Lindon “Grip” Edwards will be conducted 12:00 Noon Wednesday August 31, 2016 at Maggard’s Mountain View Chapel, 352 Roy Campbell Drive, Hazard, Kentucky 41701 with Ronnie Butch Pennington officiating.
The family of Lindon “Grip” Edwards will receive friends at Maggard’s Mountain View Chapel from 10:30 AM until the service hour on Wednesday August 31, 2016. London Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.