Virginia Hensley Edwards
Virginia Hensley Edwards
  • September 23, 1926 - December 9, 2017
  • Raleigh, North Carolina

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Virginia Hensley Edwards, 91, formerly Virginia H. Peters of Cyanne Circle went to be with her Lord on December 9, 2017. Jenny was born on September 23, 1926 in McDowell County NC. She was a CRS, GRI Realtor/Broker for over 30 years, retiring with Prudential Realty. She loved helping people, and was a devout member of Forest Hills Baptist Church, serving in many capacities.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, John Holden Peters and one brother, Max Hensley.

Surviving are her husband of 12 years, J.C. Edwards of Raleigh; one daughter, Sharon Morgan (Russell) of Conyers, GA; one son John Stephen Peters (Sharon) of Knightdale; one sister, Frances Peck of Union City GA; 7 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; 10 step grandchildren, and 14 step great- grandchildren.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, December 13 at Forest Hills Baptist Church from 12:30 - 2:00 pm, with a funeral service beginning at 2:00 pm at the church. Graveside services will follow at Raleigh Memorial Park.

Memorial donations may be made to Forest Hills Baptist Church, 201 Dixie Trail, Raleigh, NC 27607.

Arrangements by Brown-Wynne Funeral Home, Saint Mary's St., Raleigh, NC.