January 20, 1954 – October 29, 2017
John Allen Edwards 63, formerly of Hazelton, passed away October 29, 2017 in Caldwell Idaho of natural causes.
John was born January 20, 1954 in Nampa Idaho to James T. Edwards Jr. and Marjory Irene McCutchen. John spent his youth in Nampa joining the Army in 1971 and returned from Vietnam in 1974. His family moved to the Kimberly – Twin Falls area in 1973 and this is where John spent the majority of this adult life.
John met Janice Dalee McMillen at the Landmark in Hazelton in the early 80’s and they were married July 19, 1986. John and Janice then worked together at Broiler Works in the Magic Valley Mall and then to working together at Sunset Memorial Park in Twin Falls until 2001.
His marriage to Janice came with an extended loving family and five grandchildren whom he loved and enjoyed. The love of his life Janice passed away March 10, 2004 and John moved out of the area shortly after that. He worked for various trucking companies throughout his life and most recently was living in Caldwell working for a golf course in Nampa. John liked to go fishing and enjoyed a good game of golf. He also enjoyed driving truck.
John is survived by Janice’s children: Layne (Trina) DeBoard, Wendy (Jerry) Andreasen, Rodney (Courtney) McMillen. Grandchildren: Kelsey (Jorge) Tinoco, Kasey Andreasen, Shelby (Austin) Ulrich and their son Beckham, Tyler Andreasen, Faith Andreasen; his extended family and friends.
A Graveside service is planned for March 17, 2018 at 11:00. It will be held in the Reflection of History Mausoleum at Sunset Memorial Park 2296 Kimberly Road, Twin Falls.