Jeanette Edwards

Obituary of Jeanette Wilson Edwards

Jeanette was born September 24, 1933, in Loxley, Alabama to Walter and Marie Huggins Wilson, both deceased. Step-father Robert R Aultman deceased. Also predeceased by her loving husband of 53 years Robert L Edwards. Survived by her sister Sarah Elizabeth Wilson Fischer and husband William Fischer of Tarpon Springs. Also survived by nephew Mark Fischer (Jennifer of Allen, TX), niece Carin Fischer Behringer (Richmond Hill, GA), niece Jennifer Fischer Martinez (Matthew of Palm Harbor, FL), 4 great-nephews and 2 great-nieces.  She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends that loved her. 


Jeanette was a graduate of Ocala High School class of 1951. She was a long-time banker at the original Florida National Bank, Ocala, starting there while still in high school. She retired in 1990 as an assistant vice-president. Jeanette was a longtime, very active member of Central Church of Christ. She loved her family, her church, and her Lord. 


Visitation will be at Central Church of Christ, 4200 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala, Monday, Feb 28 at 10am. Funeral services at 11am. Burial to follow at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens, 5740 S Pine Ave., Ocala. Arrangements entrusted to Hiers-Baxley Funeral Services, Ocala. Online condolences may be sent to

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