Edwards married Trina Grimes, his prison pen partner, in July 2011. They started corresponding when he was incarcerated for corruption. He was 83 years old at the time of the wedding, and she was 32.
Scott is 51 years younger than Edwards and was born in the middle of Edwards’ second time in office. The Governor’s Wife, a reality show that aired on the Arts & Entertainment Network in 2013, was about the couple.
Grimes’ raising of teenage sons and acting as stepmother to Edwards’ children, who are nearly twice her age, are the focus of the show.
Anna, Victoria, Stephen, and David were the couple’s four children. Edwards married Candy Picou in 1994, and their quest to have a child made the news.
Edwards had a vasectomy reversed and sperm frozen in an attempt to conceive a child, but he was unsuccessful. Edwards sought divorce while in prison, and the divorce was finalized in 2004. Edwards married Trina Grimes, his prison pen partner, in 2011.
While he was serving his term for corruption, the two began corresponding. At the time of their wedding, he was 83 years old and she was 32.
How Did Edwin Edwards Die? (Cause Of Death)
Edwards died of respiratory issues on July 12, 2021, less than a month before his 94th birthday. On July 6, 2021, Edwards was admitted to a hospice in Gonzales, Louisiana due to pulmonary pain.
On July 12, at the age of 93, he died six days later. Respiratory problemswere the cause of death.
According to family spokesman Leo Honeycutt, his relatives and friends gathered at his bedside. He had been ailing in previous years and received hospice care last month at his home in Gonzales, Louisiana, near the state capital.
According to Honeycutt’s statement, Edwards said in some of his final words, “I have lived a good life, had better breaks than most, had some bad breaks, too, but that’s all part of it.”
He continued, “I tried to help as many people as I could and I hope I did that, and I hope, if I did, that they will help others, too. I love Louisiana and I always will,”
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