NORTH CAROLINA — Jessica Edwards Whiting, 52, went home to her Father God on Jan. 23, 2014, after a hard and courageous battle against cancer. At the time of her death, she was cared for by her husband, Arthur, and Hospice of North Carolina.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by her parents, Gary and Connie Edwards, Slanesville, W.Va.; sisters, Rebecca Edwards Hott, Slanesville, and Joann Meginley, Vienna, Va.; and brother, Bryan Edwards, Morgantown, W.Va. She is also survived by three step-daughters, Meleah Febles, Coral Gables, Fla., Kellen Whiting and Lyndle Whiting, Tallahassee, Fla.; and a step son, Devon Whiting, China. She is also survived by five step-grandsons, all of whom she loved very much.
A memorial service will be at Salem United Methodist Church, near Slanesville, on March 8, 2014 at 11 a.m.
Interment will be in the church cemetery, following the service.
Visitation, fellowship and a luncheon will be immediately after the service at the Slanesville Ruritan Building.
The family requests memorial donations be given to Hospice and Pallative Care, Charlotte Region, 705 Griffith St. Suite 203, Davidson, NC 28036.