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Florence Renaé Edwards

Florence Renaé Edwards, American medical laboratory administrator. Recipient Award of Merit, Putnam Avenue Block Association, 1991, Achievement awards Stuyvesant Heights Lions Club, 1993. President Putnam 700 Junior Block Association, Brooklyn, 1965-1990. Member American Society Clinical Pathologists (certified), National Society Histotechnology (certified), Clinical Laboratory Management Association, Order of Eastern Star (matron 1975-1980).

Background

  • Edwards, Florence Renaé was born on September 17, 1943 in Brooklyn. Daughter of William and Addie Carolyn (Brown) Stephens.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Brooklyn College, 1975. Master of Science in Community Health, Long Island College, 1992.

    Career

    • Histology technician New York Hospital, New York City, 1965-1966, Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center, Brooklyn, 1967-1980, supervisor anatomic pathology, 1980-1991, laboratory administrator, from 1991. Member Elim International Women's Health Committee, Brooklyn, 1993.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    President Putnam 700 Junior Block Association, Brooklyn, 1965-1990. Member American Society Clinical Pathologists (certified), National Society Histotechnology (certified), Clinical Laboratory Management Association, Order of Eastern Star (matron 1975-1980).

    Personality

    Interests

    Floral designing, singing, home decorating, horticulture, entrepreneurship.

    Connections

    • Married James Maurice Lemmons, December 13, 1964 (divorced September 1970). Children: James Junior, Lisa, Stephen. Married Ivory Gene Edwards, February 4, 1976.
    • father: William Stephens
    • mother: Addie Carolyn (Brown) Stephens
    • spouses: James Maurice Lemmons
    • Ivory Gene Edwards
    • children: James Junior Edwards
    • Lisa Edwards
    • Stephen Edwards
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    Born September 17, 1943
    Died April 9, 2006
    (aged 62)
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