Funeral services for James Norton Edwards, 61 of Swainsboro, will be held Thursday, January 27, 2022 at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Chapman Funeral Home with Mr. Cameron Kennison officiating. Interment will follow at Eastbrook Cemetery and Mausoleum. The family will receive friends Thursday, January 27, 2022 from noon to 2 p.m. at Chapman Funeral Home.
He passed away Sunday, January 23, 2022 at his residence following an extended illness.
Mr. James Norton Edwards was born November 13, 1960 in Millen to the late Sylvester Edwards and Vonnie Arnsdorff Hunter. He loved working on small engines and spent his free time sitting around, smoking a cigarette and drinking a beer. He was an avid Georgia Bulldog fan. Mr. Edwards was a true friend and was always willing to help anyone in need. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Ricky Allen Edwards.
Survivors include his brother, Clifton Edwards of Covington; sisters, Mary Tanner of Swainsboro, Susan LaRiviere of Augusta, Sharon Hunter of Thomson, and Tammy Moody of Ellijay; and several nieces, nephews, and friends.
Pallbearers will be Brian Hunter, Zach Hunter, Kris Berry, and Josiah Bartlett.
Chapman Funeral Home of Swainsboro is in charge of arrangements.