Tammy Jeanne Edwards, 40, of Waxahachie passed away Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011, at her residence. She was born on Feb. 11, 1971, in Irving, Texas.
Tammy graduated from South Grand Prairie High School in 1989. She attended Tarrant County Community College and Navarro College in Waxahachie. Tammy worked for the city of Waxahachie Police Department and at Jackson Hewitt during tax season. She was an active blogger and loved Facebook where she was a member of many active groups where she helped so many in need. Tammy was president of the Waxahachie Resident Council and was a member of Crosspointe Baptist Church, Midlothian. She loved people and everyone who knew her, loved her. Tammy had such compassion for others and would do anything to help her friends and others. She will continually be missed by so many.
She is survived by her husband, Robert Edwards; her children, Samantha Blaire Fountain, Nitro Elan Edwards and Madalynn Jeanne Edwards; her parents, Dale and Sherie Stevenson; her brother, Dale Stevenson Jr. and his wife, Sandy; her sister, Nichole White and her husband, Mike; her sister-in-law, Theresa Troutwine and her husband, Rick; her brother-in-law, George Lee Edwards Jr.; her father- and mother-in-law, George Lee Edwards Sr. and Bobbie Edwards; her nieces, Joyce and Erica Coates; her nephews, Geoffrey, Blake, Tyler and Conner Stevenson and Ziggy Troutwine; her uncle, Mike Williams and his wife, Sue; her aunts, Cynthia Burnett and her husband, Ira Lee, and Barbara Siegle and her husband, Wayne.
Tammy was preceded in death by her mother, Connie Stevenson; her grandparents, Juandine and Willie Conner Williams and Donald and Wilma Stevenson.
Services to celebrate Tammy’s life were held at 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 16, 2011, at the Pat Boze Memorial Chapel of Wayne Boze Funeral Home, Waxahachie. Interment followed at Laurel Land Cemetery, Fort Worth.
A visitation for family and friends was held from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 15, 2011, at Wayne Boze Funeral Home, Waxahachie.
If desired, memorials may be made to the Waxahachie Police Department.