Carl and Shirley lived most their lives in Destin, Fla. and Thompson Falls. Carl retired from the US Air Force as a commissioned officer, and Shirley was a real estate broker into her 70s.
Carl and Shirley are survived by daughters, Carla Hudson, Sandra Greenheck and husband Bill, Debra Daniels and husband Craig; sons, Randall Wells and wife Julie, and Grady Wells and wife Terry; 15 grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren. Carl and Shirley were preceded in death by daughter Rhonda Waters.
Carl will be remembered for his kind and gentle manner, while Shirley will be remembered for her wonderful sense of humor, and generous nature. Carl and Shirley were very involved with the Elks Lodge in Thompson Falls and Shirley was the first elected female, Exalted Ruler, at the Lodge.
Carl and Shirley will be greatly missed by all their family, and many friends. There will be a celebration of life at the Elks Lodge in Thompson Falls in March 2014. Remembrances can be made at edwardsmemorial.com.