Regina Renee Edwards was called home from labor on Saturday, June 13, 2015. She united with Mt. Pilgrim Baptist Church at an early age under the leadership of the Rev. Jackson. She was a dedicated and faithful servant until her health failed.
Regina was born to the late S.J. Johnson and Ms. Betty Jean Edwards on July 30, 1963 in Houston, Texas.
Regina attended school in Webster Parish and graduated from Minden High School in 1982. She was employed with Evergreen Presbyterian Ministry Incorporated and Mr. Twister, LLC.
Regina was preceded in death by her father S.J. Johnson.
Regina loved life and she proved it by being an outgoing, lovable person. She loved being with family and friends.
Regina leaves to cherish her memory, her loving mother: Ms. Betty Jean Edwards of Minden; three brothers; Gregory Edwards (Brenda) of Minden, Sammy Johnson and Darren Johnson (Linda) of Tyler, Texas; special cousin: Barbett Clark-Gill; three uncles: Robert Edwards (Virginia) of Tyler Texas, Val Houston Clark and Mack Johnson of Minden; four aunts: Idella Edwards, Lettie Johson Bradford, Odessa J. Frazier and Adell Johnson all of Minden ; two great aunts: Maybelle Sibley of Liberty, Texas and Ella Wee Mims of Minden; three godchildren: Whitney Douglas, Sonjae Willis, and Kevin Wayne Gill Jr.; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
Family hour will be from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m., Friday, June 19, in the chapel of Benevolent Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 11 p.m., Saturday, June 20, at Mt. Pilgrim Baptist Church with the Rev. Billy J. Hawkins officiating. Interment will follow at Allen Cemetery. Services are entrusted to Benevolent Funeral Home.