A resident of Roseland, he died on Friday, October 14, 2011 at near Tickfaw. He was born July 26, 1963 in Baton Rouge and was 48 years of age. He retired from the Amite Police Department. Visitation at First Baptist Church of Arcola, from 11 a.m. until religious services at 2 p.m. on Monday, October 17, 2011. Services conducted by Rev. Bob Simpson. Interment Amite Memorial Gardens, Amite. Survived by wife, Brenda Brister Edwards; parents, Frank Edwards, Jr. and Dora Jean Miller Edwards; 3 sons, Chris Edwards and his wife, Emily, Michael Blake Edwards and Chance Edwards; 1 sister, Alice Edwards Stevens and her husband, Alvin; 6 brothers, Frank Edwards, III and his wife, Kathy Sue, Clay Edwards and his wife, Dianne, Andrew Edwards and his wife, Belinda, Morgan Edwards, John Bel Edwards and his wife, Donna and Daniel Edwards and his wife, Blair; mother-in-law, Lillian Creel Brister. Preceded in death by his grandparents, Rudolph and Ouita Husser Miller and Frank Edwards, Sr. and Lillian Bel Edwards, father-in-law, Louis Brister, and brother-in-law, Kenny Brister. McKneely Funeral Home, Amite, in charge of arrangements. For an online guestbook, visit http://www.mckneelys.com.