site image

Family-Owned & Locally Operated Since 1966


Music by the O'Neill Brothers


Peggy Ruth (Reed) Edwards

July 24, 1935 ~ March 30, 2018 (age 82)

Peggy Ruth Reed Edwards, 82, of Central City, Kentucky went to her Heavenly home on March 30, 2018 under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. She was born July 24, 1935 in Central City to the late Ben Reed and Thelma Keown Reed. Peggy was a homemaker and had a soft spot in her heart for all animals.   

Aside from her parents she was preceded in death by three siblings, Neen Reed Collins, Frank Reed and Bill Reed; sister-in-law, Bessie Reed and brothers-in-laws, Gene Collins and Robert Armstrong.

She leaves behind to cherish her memory, her loving husband of 66 years, Robert “Bob” Edwards of Central City; devoted son, Robert “Rob” Edwards, Jr. (Phyllis Renfrow) of Central City; sister, Jackie Armstrong of Central City; sister-in-law, Agnes Reed of Central City; granddaughter, Jaime Renfrow Maiden of Beaver Dam, great-grandson, Ethan Brockman of Beaver Dam, nephews and nieces, Bobby (Linda) Armstrong, James Armstrong, Joey (Becky) Armstrong, Randy (Dixie) Collins, Wallace Reed, Jr., Georgina (John) Sailing, Bill Reed, Jr., Joseph Bruce Reed, Janine Reed, Janet Reed and Jackie Reed; and several great nieces and nephews.

 Memorial Services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Thursday, April 5, 2018 at Fairmount Cemetery in Central City, Kentucky with Rev. Leroy Rearden officiating. William L. Danks Funeral Home in Beaver Dam is honored to be entrusted with the care of Mrs. Peggy Ruth Edwards.

The family request expressions of sympathy to take the form of contributions in Peggy’s name to; Humane Society of Muhlenberg County, 615 Muhlenberg Drive, Greenville, KY 42345 or online at  

Online messages of condolence may be left for Mrs. Edwards’ family by visiting her memorial tribute at

© 2019 William L. Danks Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS