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Pastor Anthony Lynnard Edward, Sr.

Obituary

The heavenly gates opened on June 2, 2020 to welcome our beloved   Pastor, husband, father, grandfather, godfather, brother, uncle and friend. Born on March 23,1962 in Baton Rouge, La to the late Louise Blunt and Willie Davis Jr.

Anthony L. Edward, affectionately known as “Lynnboy” or “Blunt” by family and friends grew up in Zion City, accepted Christ at an early age was baptize and a member of Greater Beach Groove B.C. under the leadership of the late Pastor Emmitt Spurlock. After serving there for many years he attended St. Michaels Bible Institution. He later was called and chosen to win souls for Christ, to preach and teach the uncompromised word of God. He became the Pastor of The House of Prayer and Powerful Word of God Ministry.

Anthony L. Edward was survived by his devoted and loving wife Rochell Edward, three sons  Anthony Edward Jr, Antonio Edward, and Steven Jones, two daughters Ashley (Calvin) Raphile of Prosper Tx and Antoinette LeBeuf. Ten grandchildren Ja’Laysia Jones, Calvin Raphile Jr, Mikaela Raphile, Haiza Raphile, Deesha Bridges, Trent Hill, Destini, Aida Jenkins, Ava Edward, Ayden Jenkins. Two sisters Lorena Blunt, Tammy Blunt, three brothers Kenny Ray Blunt, Kerry (Karen) Blunt, Two Godsisters Patricia Londro and Bertha Williams, Eight godchildren Keosha Jones, Kiara Jones, Jasmine Joseph, Alexus London, Christopher Hartley, Tiara Parker, Nichelle Jones, Carlexus Bindom, and a host of nieces and nephews.

Anthony L. Edward  was reunited in death with his parents Louise Blunt and Willie Davis Jr., Two Sisters Mary Blunt, Lois Flowers, Brother Willie Edward, Niece Shiquoya Blount, Grandparent Willie Davis Sr and Bessie Davis.

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Services

Viewing
Friday
June 12, 2020

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Winnfield Funeral Home of Baton Rouge
7221 Plank Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70811

Visitation
Saturday
June 13, 2020

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Winnfield Funeral Home of Baton Rouge
7221 Plank Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70811

Celebration of Life
Saturday
June 13, 2020

11:00 AM
Winnfield Funeral Home of Baton Rouge
7221 Plank Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70811

Interment
Saturday
June 13, 2020

12:00 PM
Winnfield Memorial Park
7221 Plank Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70811

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