Edwards, Margaret, 1950-

Biography:

Margaret Edwards was born into a large sharecropping family in Ayden, North Carolina, in 1950. She grew up Baptist but converted to the Pentecostal Holiness Church after becoming an adult and marrying at the age of nineteen. By the 1990s, Edwards had become disillusioned with Pentecostalism and in 1998, Edwards converted to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.is an interviewer with the Oral Histories of the American South project with Documenting the American South at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

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