Janie Annabelle Hawkins Fie

Jan. 19, 1934-June 8, 2022


It is with great sadness we announce the passing of our mother, Janie Annabelle Fie (nee Hawkins), of Sparta.

Ms. Fie was born Jan. 19, 1934, and passed away June 8, 2022, at NHC Healthcare of Sparta.

Ms. Fie was preceded in death by her parents, Floyd Hawkins and Ida Ann Hawkins; her three brothers, Herbert, Carl, and Floyd Hawkins Jr.; three sisters, Amelia, Barbara, Ruth; two husbands, Avon Wallace Edmonds, Andy Stafford; and a daughter, Mary Lou Ann Rothrock.

Surviving family members include four sons, Jerry Edmonds (Kyong Ae), of Fairfield, California, Carl Stephen Edmonds, of Indianapolis, Indiana, Anthony Dean Edmonds (Linda), of Binghamton, New York, Andrew Edward Stafford (Helen), of Sparta; daughter, Terri Lynn Mora (Tom); 10 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

May the next life bring her some measure of happiness and peace.

Funeral service was 1 p.m., June 15, 2022, at Oak Lawn Funeral Home. James Dukes officiated. Afterward, her ashes will be spread at Tie Dock by family members in accordance with her wishes.

 Oak Lawn Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.