Elizabeth Stagg Edwards, 76, passed away Oct. 25, 2018 in her home in Hernando. Elizabeth was born Sept. 12, 1942, to Evelyn and Richard Stagg in Stuttgart, Ark. She was preceded in death by her loving husband, David Edwards. She leaves behind two daughters, Rhonda (Rick) Hasley of Memphis and Kathy Layton of Hernando; one son, Rick Edwards of Camarillo, Calif. She also leaves two granddaughters, Alyssa and Taylor Hasley and her sister, Rosemary Stone. She will also be greatly missed by her cat, Sweetie Pie. Elizabeth was a CPA, owning her own firm in North Little Rock, Ark., for many years before moving to Hernando and working as Head of Payroll for FedEx before retiring. After retirement, she taught accounting at National College in Memphis part-time until her health forced her to retire two years ago. During her time as an active CPA, Elizabeth served as President of the Central Arkansas Chapter of the Arkansas Society of Certified Public Accountants and assistant treasurer of the Republican Party of Arkansas. After retiring, Elizabeth volunteered her time doing taxes for the residents of Wesley Meadows Retirement Village in Hernando. The funeral will be Monday, Oct. 29, 2018, at Parkway Baptist Church in Hernando, at 2 p.m. The family will be taking visitors at the church at 1 p.m. Interment will follow at New Bethlehem Presbyterian Cemetery. Arrangements by Hernando Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to Parkway Baptist Church Operation Christmas Child Fund, 50 N Parkway, Hernando, MS 38632.