Obituary for Delois Porter Edwards

Delois Porter Edwards, age 90 of Draper passed away Thursday, October 8, 2020 at the Lewis-Gale Hospital-Pulaski. Born September 11, 1930 in Ivanhoe, Virginia she was the daughter of the late Robert Crockett Porter and Betty Catherine Burchett Porter. Her daughter, Rhonda Fox, sisters, Dorothy Lyons,  Evelyn Foster, Naomi Burress and brothers, Dolphus Porter and Marvin Porter also precede her in death.

She is survived by her


Vanessa Dobbins – Draper


Aaron (Jennifer) Hall

Amber (Brian) Clark

Justin (Katrina) Dobbins

Steven Fox

Great Grandchildren

Andrew, Aiden, Landon, Brady, Ethan, Hailey and Gracie


Loretta Stuart – Richmond

Yvonne Taylor – Salem

Graveside funeral services will be held 1:00 PM – Monday, October 12, 2020 at the West End Cemetery, Wytheville, VA with grandson Pastor Aaron Hall officiating.

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Bower Funeral Homes, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.