TJ Edwards, age 90, of Union Mills NC passed away on December 25th at Rutherford Regional Medical Center. TJ was the son of the late Monroe and Rosa Lee West Edwards, and the husband to the late Rilla Edwards. TJ was a graduate of Western Carolina and spent his career working within the education system. Left to cherish his memory are his son Jay, daughters Joy, Lynne, and Pam. 5 grandchildren, and 11 great grandchildren. Services will be private. Online condolences may be made at www.crowemortuary.com.