Emeline "Emely" was born in 1858 in Mississippi.
They had four children:
Verda Mae "Birdie" Edwards was born on 11 February 1874 in Mississippi and died on 1 September 1947. She is buried in East Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery in Clarke County, Mississippi. She married Thomas Richard Sykes. She birthed ten children: Etta Lizzie, James Slater, Lloyd Clayton, Willie Mae, Freddie, Thomas Hayward, Coyt Shaeffer, John Burl, Alton, and Mary Lou.
|Verda Mae Edwards|
|Verda Mae Edwards' Grave Marker|
Gordon Edwards was born in 1878 in Mississippi.
Edie Bell Edwards was born in 1879 in Mississippi.
Claudia Edwards was born on 12 November 1889 in Choctaw County, Alabama and died on 5 January 1960 in Mobile, Alabama. She is buried in Cooper's Chapel Cemetery in Clarke County, Mississippi. She married Jethro Daniel Southall. She birthed three children: Mary Joe, Hettie Elizabeth, and Evelyn.
|Claudia and Verda Edwards|
|Claudia Edwards' Grave Marker|