David O’Norland Edwards

David O’Norland Edwards
September 19, 1946 – June 17, 2016
BOWIE – David O’Norland Edwards, 70, died June 17, 2016 in Grapevine, TX.
Family received friends from 6-8 p.m. June 20 at The White Family Funeral Home in Bowie.
A funeral service was at 11 a.m., June 21 in the chapel of The White Family Funeral Home. Burial followed at Elmwood Cemetery.
He was born Sept. 19, 1946 in Bowie to C.O. (Norland) and Corrine Davis Edwards and graduate from Bowie High School in 1965. He married Helen McDaniel on Aug. 16, 1968 in Mineral Wells. Edwards was the first president of the Bowie Bass Club and Boy Scout Master of Troop No. 118.
He worked at Fort Walters as an Army helicopter mechanic for Southern Airways of Texas in the late 60s. Edwards later went on to work for Sheppard Air Force Base as a FAA licensed A and P aircraft mechanic, and retired from there with more than 30 years of service.
He was the grandson of Frank and Fletus Edwards, founders and owners of Edwards Chevrolet in Bowie. He is preceded in death by his parents, C.O. (Norland) and Corrine Edwards, and grandparents, Frank and Fletus Edwards.
He is survived by his wife, Helen Edwards, Bowie; children, Anne Marie Edwards Moler, Decatur, David Russell “Rusty” Edwards, Bowie and Amanda Corrine Edwards Fulguim, Fort Worth; six grandchildren; brother, Charles Frank Edwards, Plano; two nephews; one niece; and a brother-in-law.
Arrangements have been entrusted to The White Family Funeral Home of Bowie.