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A Death has Occurred or is Near
CEO of Operations; Graduate Mortician, Licensed Funeral Director, Licensed Embalmer
Graduate Mortician, Licensed Funeral Director, Licensed Embalmer; Funeral Director in Charge
Mr. James Nance is a member of the staff of CJ Edwards Funeral Home and is an operating Embalmer
Licensed Insurance Agent
Ms. Catherine Taylor is Licensed Insurance Agent and veteran family consultant at C.J. Edwards Funeral Home. She has worked side by side with Mr. Claybon J. Edwards in serving the families of the Fort Valley, Marshallville, Warner Robins, Perry, Byron, and surrounding communities for the past 30 years.
As a child, Catherine use to listen to the Edwards Funeral Home radio show and being the compassionate person she is, her desire developed to want to serve families in their time of need. Mr. Claybon Edwards granted her that opportunity and she has worked at the funeral home ever since.
She is continuing her tradition of service under the new management structure adjusting to the change but still proving the level of care in the service rendered to the families being served in this area. As the old saying goes, "she wouldn't give nothing for her journey now."
If you have a need, please give Catherine a call. Her passion rests in providing longstanding, quality service.
Monument Services Supervisor
Mr. Otis Daniel, Jr., affectionately known as "Senyo" has worked for Mr. and Mrs. Claybon Edwards for over 20 years. Serving the public and families has become his way of life over the years in his various roles in Fort Valley.
Mr. Daniel worked as a firefighter for over 30 years rising to the rank of Chief in 2003. He remained in this appointed role until he retired in 2010.
Mr. Daniel is responsible for removals, managing our vault and monument services. He enjoys working with the people he has been privileged to know over the years in assisting them with the final closure process of the funeral arrangements.