Paul William Edwards, 86, passed away on April 28, 2021.Born on September 24, 1934 in Richmond Co., NC., he was the son of the late Cleveland Hicks and Stella Mincey Edwards. He was one of 21 children. Paul was a Warehouse Manager for Lowes Home Improvements before he retired. He loved to spend time with his family and take care of God’s beautiful earth on his tractor. Besides his parents, Paul was preceded in death by several of his siblings. Paul is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Mary Draughon Edwards; children Patricia Jackson of Denver, NC., Brenda Latham of Lowesville, NC., Rick Edwards of Sandy Run, SC. and Beverly Bloomfield of Concord, NC.; 8 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; 4 brothers and 2 sisters and his special ‘fur baby’ BoBo. Visitation will be held from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM on Monday, May 3, 2021 at The Good Samaritan Funeral Home 3362 North Highway 16 (Business) Denver, NC. 28037.The family would like to give a special thank you to the caregivers of Novant Health Huntersville Medical Center and Novant Health Hospice at Huntersville Medical Center. In lieu of flowers, donations in Paul’s memory to Novant Health Hospice at Novant Health Huntersville Medical Center would be deeply appreciated.