Welcome to the memorial page for

Lowell "L.T." Thomas Edwards

November 25, 1939 ~ June 25, 2017 (age 77)

Age 77 of Portsmouth, passed away Sunday, June 25, 2017 at his home.  He was born November 25, 1939 in Grayson, KY to Ardith and Hazel Marie (Blythe) Edwards.  L.T. honorably served his county as a member of the U.S. Army based out of Ft. Dix.  He was longtime HVAC professional and the former owner of Custom Heating and AC Service in Portsmouth, retiring in 2003.  In his free time he enjoyed checkers and playing the banjo.

He is survived by his wife, Brenda; sons, Wayne (Susie) Edwards of Portsmouth, Keith Edwards of Portsmouth, Marvin Edwards, Tommy Edwards of IL; daughters, Jamie Nelson of Lafayette, IN, Mary Roth of IL; brothers, Burl Edwards of Huntington, WV, John Edwards of Ashland, KY; sisters, Kathy Applegate of Cincinnati, Muriel Kant of Rosemount, Blanche Rose; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and special friend, Woody Jordan.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Sheila Edwards.

A gathering of family and friends will take place from 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. on Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at D.W. SWICK-NELSON FUNERAL HOME in New Boston followed by a procession to Memorial Burial Park.  Online condolences may be shared at 

 Service Information

Gathering of Family and Friends
June 28, 2017

11:00 AM
D. W. Swick - Nelson Funeral Home
1104 Harrisonville Ave. (Rt.139)
New Boston, OH 45662

June 28, 2017

12:30 PM
Memorial Burial Park

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