Edna Ruth Edwards House, 87, passed away peacefully Monday, October 20, 2014 at Wake Med. Edna was born March 12, 1927 in Wake County to the late Luther Folger Edwards and Mollie Woodlief Edwards. Edna retired from the NC Dept. of Motor Vehicles after 20 years of service as a Title Clerk. As long as her health permitted, she was a faithful member of Faith Baptist Church.
Funeral service 11:00 am, Thursday, October 23, 2014 at Faith Baptist Church, 2728 Marks Creek Road, Knightdale, 27545. Burial will follow in the Ferrell-House Family Cemetery, Old Ferrell Road, Knightdale.
The family will receive relatives and friends 7:00 to 8:30 pm, Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at L. Harold Poole Funeral Service, 944 Old Knight Road, Knightdale, 27545 and other times at the home of her daughter, Sue and Rick Poplin, 824 Old Ferrell Road, Knightdale.
She is survived by daughters: Joyce H. Clark (Maynard) of Raleigh, Nancy H. Sandling of Clayton, Carol H. Williamson (Johnny) of Wendell, Phyllis H. Williamson (Thomas), Sue H. Poplin (Rick) of Knightdale. 10 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren; brother, Don L. Edwards (Carolyn) of Raleigh.
In addition to her parents Edna was preceded in death by her husband Ralph Morris House, her granddaughter Holly Renee Williamson, son-in-law, James Sandling, brothers: Charlie, James and Bobby Edwards.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Faith Baptist Church Building Fund.
Condolences to the family may be sent to poolefuneral.com under Obituaries.