Nov. 16, 2019 — Chereanne (Cherie) Leona Edwards, 80, passed away peacefully Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019, in Eugene, Ore.
Cherie was born Aug. 20, 1939, in Oakland, Calif., to Andrew and Mary Anne Anderson.
She was married to David Edwards in 1961 until he passed in 2001.
Cherie and David spent most of their married life in South Dakota, where both of their children were born.
She moved to Florence, Ore., four years ago and instantly fell in love with its beauty and community.
Cherie was involved in various activities in Florence, including card groups, the Florence Frienship Club and the Chamber Ambassadors.
She was also a beloved wife, mother and grandmother.
She is survived by her two children: Shelly Medeiros and Garret Edwards; and five grandchildren.
No formal services will be held. A celebration of Cherie’s life will be held at a future date.