Jane Edwards Wilcox, 73, of Albany, GA died Friday, September 21, 2018 at her residence. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Lifespring Church. Rev. Mark Knight will officiate. Interment will follow in Andersonville Nat’l. Cemetery at 2:00 P.M.
Born in Macon, GA, Mrs. Wilcox had resided in Albany, GA since 1979. She was a home maker and a member of Lifespring Church. She served as the nursery worker at First Assembly of God for over twenty years. Mrs. Wilcox was also a member of the Marine Corps League Auxiliary and an active member of the American Legion Post # 335 in Sylvester, GA. She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert Eugene Edwards and Harriett Ellen Wagner Edwards, a brother, Frank M. Edwards and a sister, Gladys Ruth Pelosi.
Survivors include her husband GySgt. Carl Wilcox, Jr. USMC (Ret.), Albany, GA, a son Robert Wilcox and his wife Erin, Chattanooga, TN, a daughter, Valerie Ann Barfield and her husband Codey, Albany, GA, a sister, Mary Ellen Effler, Scarborough, ME, a sister-in-law and best friend, Mary Jane Edwards, Macon, GA and two grandchildren, Christy Knowles and Sarah Knowles and a niece that she raised, Danielle Goodwin, Albany, GA.
“And like that an’ all.” Jane Wilcox
Those desiring may make memorials in memory of Jane Edwards Wilcox to Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave., FL 17, Chicago, IL, 60601 or Lifespring Church, 1211 Stuart Avenue, Albany, GA, 31707.
The family will receive friends Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. until the funeral hour at Lifespring Church, 1211 Stuart Ave., Albany, GA, 31707.