Friday, July 27, 2007

Veronica J. Edwards, 63, passed away on July 17, 2007 at the Monett Health Care Center in Monett.

She was born on June 29, 1944, in Kansas City, Kan., the daughter of Frank and Elizabeth (Burdolski) Stipp. She married Joe Edwards on Sept. 29, 1971, in Neosho, and he survives. She was a previous employee of Georges Poultry and Wal-Mart. She was a member of the St. Lawrence Catholic Church in Monett.

Additional survivors include: two sons, Phillip Bailey, of Wheaton, and William Bailey, of Monett; one daughter, Lisa Edwards, of Monett; two brothers, Thomas Stipp, of Purdy, and Robert Stipp, of Butterfield; four sisters, Sandra Forester, of Purdy, Barbara Stipp, of Purdy, Patricia Ray, of Butterfield, and Pam Cunningham, of Purdy; six grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and six step-great-grandchildren.

Funeral Services were held on Friday at the White Funeral Home in Cassville, Mwith Everett Bunch officiating. Burial was at the St. Peter and Paul Catholic Cemetery in Pulaskifield.

Arrangements were under the direction of the White Funeral Home, Cassville.