Benord Edmonds, 68, of Mathis, died Sunday, June 17, 2018, in Corpus Christi.
Mr. Edmonds was born Dec. 8, 1949, in Robstown to Tom and Geneva Edmonds. He graduated from Mathis High School where he was as star athlete. He was a Baptist and was retired.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Howard Brown and Walter Edmonds; and a sister, Evelyn Edmonds.
Survivors include his wife, Blanche Edmonds of Mathis; a brother, Odie Edmonds of Mathis; a sister, Marie Edmonds of Mathis; children, Pamela, Cherly and Kenneth Edmonds, all of Houston, and Kimberly Kirkwood of Starkville, Mississippi; 15 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, June 30, at 11 a.m. at Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church in Mathis.