Lester (Ray) Edwards age 83, passed away Sunday, August 14, 2011. He retired from Y-12 and was a member of Friendsville First Baptist Church. Preceded in death by: Parents, Carl & Velda Edwards; Wife, Ann Hayes Fell Edwards; Brother, Howard Edwards. Survivors include: Daughter & son-in-law, Velda & Jim Potter; Sons, Roger Edwards, Ronnie Fell & wife Tonya, & Johnny Fell; Grandchildren, Heath Potter, Luke Edwards & wife Ashley, Ian Edwards & wife Leann, Elise Edwards Brady, Amberly Fell, Katelin Fell, Alicia Fell & Chelsea Fell; Great-Grandchildren, Rylee Edwards, Gabe Edwards, and Zoe Brady; several brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, and nieces and nephews. Funeral service will be at 7:00 PM, Tuesday, August 16, 2011 at Smith Trinity Chapel. Family and friends will assemble for entombment at 10:00 AM, Wednesday, August 17, 2011 at Grandview Mausoleum Chapel. Family will receive friends from 5:30 until 7:00 PM, Tuesday, August 16, 2011 at Smith Trinity Chapel. Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 865-983-1000, www.smithmortuary.com.