January 2, 2014
LAURINBURG — Polly Gibson Edwards, 97, died Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2013 at Scotland Memorial Hospital.
Born Sept. 6, 1916 in Laurinburg, she was a daughter of the late Henry F. and Elizabeth Henderson Gibson and widow of the late Allen Edwards.
She was owner and operated both Polly’s Shoe Nook and 227 Second Street Dress Shop of Cheraw.
She is survived by her son, Allen Gibson Edwards (Sue Bunney) of Knoxville, T.N.; two daughters, Sara Rollison (David) of Blackshear, G.A., and Patricia E. Smith (Ron) of Charlotte, N.C.; 3 grandchildren and 1 Step grandchild; 7 great grandchildren and 3 step great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a grandson, Ken Kennerly.
A memorial service will be 4 p.m. Friday at the Morris Morgan Center at Scotia Village officiated by the Rev. Linda Nelson. Visitation will follow the service.
Memorials are requested for St. Johns United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 181, Gibson, NC 28343 or charity of your choice.
McDougald Funeral Home and Crematorium is serving the family.