Allen Edwards died on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born in Raleigh to the late William Thomas Edwards and Barbara Walters Thompson on May 27, 1962.
Allen had a lifelong passion for heavy equipment and enjoyed a career based on his passion.
Allen is survived by his wife Karen; sister Vickie Teal, brother Bill Edwards (wife Liz) and niece Sarah Teal; father and mother-in-law Raymond Parker Sr. and Elizabeth; brothers-in-law Raymond Parker (wife Jill), William Parker (wife Kathy) and Michael Parker.
A small private memorial will be held for family and close friends at a date to be determined.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests you can make a donation to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital (800-805-5856) or the Animal Humane Society.