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Hazel Jones Edwards
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Obituary for Hazel Jones Edwards

Hazel Rebecca Jones Edwards of Bremen, passed away Monday, December 26, 2016 at her residence. She was born in Carroll County, February 6, 1925, daughter of the late Joseph Tyre Jones and Veleta Cole Jones. Mrs. Edwards was a beautician beginning at the Beauty College in Bremen until the late 50’s, then opened a shop on Buchanan Street, Hazel’s Beauty Shop and was there until 1967 and at that time, she opened Hazel’s House of Styles on Lawson Street until she retired in 1980. She was a hairdresser to the stars and a baby sitter to the stars. She was a Nanny to all. Mrs. Edwards was a World Traveler and believed that traveling was an education.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Omer ‘Dean’ Edwards in 2005; eight brothers, James ‘Selvy’ Jones, Daniel ‘Dan’ Webster Jones, Thomas Hamilton ‘Hamp’ Jones, ‘Henry’ Jackson Jones, ‘Ezra’ Almon Jones, ‘Hoke’ Smith Jones, Clarence William ‘Billy’ Jones, Joseph Tyre ‘J.T.’ Jones; six sisters, Evelyn ‘Mildred’ Jones Taylor, ‘Sara’ Mozelle Jones Daniell, ‘Ruby’ Florine Jones Lanier, Elsie ‘Ruth’ Jones Williamson, ‘Maulsie ‘ Sylvester Jones Simpson and infant ‘Clarice’ Molene Jones.

Survivors include her children, Jan Edwards of Bremen, Barry Edwards of Honolulu, Hawaii, Dale and Celia Edwards of Temple, Van Edwards of Bremen; four grandchildren, four great grandchildren and an untold number of adopted children and grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday from 5:00 until 8:00 PM

Services will be Thursday, December 29 at 1:00 PM from the chapel of Hightower Funeral Home with Reverend Keith Jones, Elder Dave Chandler, Elder Tommy Patterson and Elder Will Mullins officiating. Friends, nephews and grands will serve as pallbearers. Interment will follow in Concord Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery in Carrollton.
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5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Hightower Funeral Home

318 Gordon Street
Bremen, GA 30110





1:00 PM
Chapel Hightower Funeral Home

318 Gordon Street
Bremen, GA 30110

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Concord Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery

Hwy. 113 N
Carrollton, GA 30117


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