William Edwards, Jr.

October 9, 1939 ~ June 15, 2020 (age 80)


William P. Edwards Jr, PhD
October 9, 1939 - June 15, 2020
William P. Edwards Jr, PhD of Gainesville, Florida passed away peacefully at his home on June 15, 2020.  William, affectionately known as Bill, was the only child of the late William Sr. and Betty Edwards.  Bill was born and raised in Richmond, Virginia.
Bill had an easy going personality, a good sense of humor, and always a friendly smile.  He met his wife Mary Louise Beaubien while both were students at Indiana University working on advanced degrees in music.  They were married for 49 happy and fulfilling years.
Bill was a professor of music at Broward College in Florida for about 30 years.  He is survived by numerous nephews, nieces, and cousins.
A memorial service will be held at a future date.

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