September 25, 1961 – January 5, 2020
Jarvis “Jerry” Edwards was born in Omaha, NE to Eloise and Lewis Edwards on September 25, 1961. Jarvis attended Saratoga Elementary, Horace Mann and North High School.
Jarvis soon found his passion for cooking where he worked at Village Inn for 25 + years. During that time, Jarvis battled from Kidney Failure. Nothing could stop him from being the loving son, father, husband, stepfather and grandfather! His smile and warm heart would brighten up a room!
Jarvis is preceded in death by grandfather, Lester Sanders Sr.; grandmother, Willie Mae Sanders; nephew, James Edwards; father, Lewis Edwards; and grandmother: Augusta Bowers.
He leaves to cherish his mother; Eloise Edwards; wife; Denise King-Edwards; daughter, Alexis Tolbert; stepson’s, Mike (Kathy) and James Myers; siblings: Glenda Sanders Starks (Reggie), Lorraine McCoy (Sam), Arthur, Wallace and Randy Edwards; grandchildren: Kandice, Collin, Kyler, Jaymes, Kaeleb, Javaris, Tynlee, Ella and Unborn Jalaya; and a host of uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends to cherish his memory and love.
Family will receive friends Monday, January 13th from 12 noon to 1pm, at the West Center Chapel followed by a FUNERAL SERVICE at 1pm.