Brian Keith Edwards, age 42, of Wilmington passed away Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at his home.
He was born January 1, 1972 in Wilmington, North Carolina the son of Diana Edwards and the late William Ray Edwards.
Brian attended John T. Hoggard High School and graduated as Valedictorian of his class in 1990 at Lake Side High School. He never met a stranger, loved doing things for others and was an active member of Pine Valley United Methodist Church and the Pine Valley United Methodist Men’s Group. He enjoyed gardening, cooking, was a generous person who enjoyed giving to others and had a passion for working on cars. He loved all his brothers in Christ. He was a kind and caring person who always thought of others before himself. He will be missed by all who loved him.
Left to cherish his memory, are his wife, Rachel DeVane-Alhers Edwards; mother, Diana Edwards; daughters, Jessica Ray Maragos and husband Johnny and Ryleigh Rains Edwards; step-son, Ryan Mason Ahlers; grandchild, Landon Keith Edwards; brother, Marc Alan Edwards and wife Christine; nephew, Owen William Edwards; canine companions, Tasha, Pablo and Tucker; feline companion, Chloe; and numerous other loving family members. He is preceded in death by his special Uncle Ronnie Morris.
A memorial service will be held 2:00 PM Saturday, November 15, 2014 at Pine Valley United Methodist Church, 3788 Shipyard Blvd, Wilmington, NC 28403.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Pine Valley United Methodist Church or the charity of one’s choice.
The family would like to thank everyone for their thoughts, support and prayers.
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