R Willie Ruth McMillian Edwards, age 83 of Social Circle, formerly of Dacula, passed away Tuesday, September 4, 2007. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 AM, Saturday, September 8, 2007 at Alcova Baptist Church, Lawrenceville. Rev. John Claude McMillian, Jr. will officiate. Burial will follow in church cemetery. A homemaker, loving Mother and Grandmother, and a member of Alcova Baptist Church in Lawrenceville, Mrs. Edwards had lived in Dacula for 83 years and had recently moved to Social Circle. She is preceded in death by her husband of 61 years, Carlton Hinton Edwards in 2006 and her sons, Philip Carlton Edwards in 1990 and Carl Terry Edwards in 1958. Mrs. Edwards is survived by: Son & Daughter-in-law: Ken & Theresa Burnett Edwards, Social Circle; Daughter: Shirley Teresa Edwards, Snellville; Brothers & Sisters-in-law: Rev. John Claude & Peggy McMillian, Sr. Eatonton; Rev. J. T. & Doris McMillian, Dacula; Sister: Eula Mae McMillian Vandeford, Lawrenceville; Sister-in-law: Kathyrn Robertson McMillian, Dacula; Grandchildren: Kenneth "Kent" W. Edwards, Jr., U. S. Navy Cornado, California; Luther "Luke" Brunson Edwards, The Citadel, Charleston, SC; John Ethan "Jeb" Burnett Edwards, Social Circle; Several Nieces & Nephews. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Alcova Baptist Church, Alcova Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045, or Hi Hope Center, 882 Hi Hope Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045. Family will receive friends from 5-10 PM, Friday, September 7, 2007 at the Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045, 770-962-3100. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com.