Daniel Matthew Edwards Sr.

June 22, 1941 ~ October 9, 2020 (age 79)


Daniel Edwards, Sr. was born on June 22, 1941 to the late Deacon Matthew Edwards and the late Richardean Edwards in Charleston, South Carolina.  He received his primary and secondary education from Charleston County Public Schools.

In 1963, Daniel married Claudette Givens.  They were blessed with three children: Daniel Jr., Marcus and Avril. Daniel was also blessed with a bonus son from Claudette, Theodore Givens.

Daniel was a member of Calvary Baptist Church for many years.  He dedicated his time and energy to Delta Airlines as a Baggage Handler.  Then, he later worked at Sentry Buick as a Car Detailer where he served his customers faithfully.

He was preceded in death by his parents Matthew and Richardean Edwards, his sister, Ernestine Whitten, his bonus son, Theodore Givens and grandson, Donnell Edwards.

Daniel leaves to cherish his memories: his children, Daniel, Sr, Marcus, and Avril; siblings, Elizabeth Maxwell and John Scott Edwards; grandchildren, Letiesha, Dana (Rinee), Destini, Daniel III, A’Kara, Alante’, Amari, Jeremiah, A’Junae and John; great-grandchildren, Dallas and Da’Neyah

Memorial Service details will be announced at a later date.


To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Daniel Matthew Edwards Sr., please visit our floral store.


You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or by planting a memorial tree in the memory of Daniel Matthew Edwards Sr.
© 2021 A.D. Givens Funeral Services. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy