Cheryl M. Edwards
Virginia Beach – Cheryl Miller Edwards, 64, beloved mother, sister, and friend, peacefully passed away Friday, June 15, 2012 in Virginia Beach. Born November 19, 1947 in Norfolk, Cheryl graduated from Granby High School in 1965 and Old Donation University in 1969. She taught art for Virginia Beach City Public Schools, retiring in 2000 after thirty one years of service. Cheryl, an accomplished artist in the community, passionately shared her love of art with her students. She was a member of the Galilee Episcopal Church where she found comfort and support during her illness. She is survived by her son Morgan and his wife Farrell; daughter, Bree; sisters, Carole Davis and her husband Donald, and Patricia Jackson and their children. The celebration of Cheryl’s life will be held at Galilee Episcopal Church on Thursday, June 21, 2012 at 2PM. A reception will follow at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 4416 Expressway Dr., Virginia Beach, Va 23452 and to The Cheryl Edwards Scholarship Fund through Lynnhaven Middle School, 1250 Bayne Dr., Virginia Beach, Va 23454. Cremation Society of Virginia is handling the arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed at www.cremate.org.