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Totsie Beatrice (Swain) Edmond

October 24, 1935 ~ November 21, 2023 (age 88) 88 Years Old

Totsie Edmond Obituary

Totsie B. Swain Edmond was a devoted and loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother, teacher and encouraging friend. Totsie had a benevolent and caring spirit who made sure everyone was taken care of. 

 Totsie was born October 25, 1935 in Decatur County, Georgia to the late Calvin and Ivey Swain. She transitioned quietly at home with family on November 21, 2023. She was preceded in death by her father, mother, two sons and several siblings. She was united in holy matrimony to Mr. James Edmond who also proceeded her in death. 

Mother Totsie confessed Christ at an early age and joined the Mt. Ararat Primitive Baptist Church of McCraeville, GA where she served and remained faithful. She was employed by the Decatur County School Board as a teacher for Mt. Moriah School in Attapulgus, GA and Hutto Middle School in Bainbridge, GA. She retired after 33 years of teaching. 

She leaves to cherish her memories: her only daughter, Mercedes A. Jones (Steven) of Quincy, FL; devoted daughter-in-law, Patricia Edmond of Attapulgus, GA; grandchildren: Richo S. Kelly of Tallahassee, FL; Monica Williams of Attapulgus, GA; Joseph Edmond (Phan) of Cairo, GA; Vincent Edmond of Bainbridge, GA; Dominique Borden (Ellis) of Bainbridge, GA; Jasmyn Edmond of Attapulgus, GA; Cortney Jones of Davenport, FL; Steven Jones, Jr. of Tallahassee, FL; Arleena Jones of Quincy, FL; great-grandchildren: Venice, Amber, Jeremiah, Isaiah, Asyah, Ca   yden, Jasrick, Jade, Brodie and Emma; siblings: John L. Jones (Minnie), Shadrack Swain, Annie Doris Harrison, Thomas Swain (Gloria); Sister-in-laws: Lucy Swain, Julia Mae Grant, Margaret Swain, Mary Swain and a host of nephews, nieces, cousins, friends, classmates and faithful church family. 

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December 1, 2023

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Bouie Memorial Chapel of Collins Family Mortuary
203 West Shotwell Street
Bainbridge, GA 39819

Funeral Service
December 2, 2023

11:00 AM
Mt. Ararat Primitive Baptist Church
7793 Tallahassee Highway
Attapulgus, GA 39815

Interment following funeral service
December 2, 2023

Bethel A.M.E. Church
207 North Griffin Ave
Attapulgus, GA 39815


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