Edward Cornelius was born January 25, 1970 in Kansas City, Missouri to Shirley Mack Cornelius and James Jones. Edward attended Southeast High School in Missouri. He later relocated to Oklahoma and worked in the construction field. Edward was united in Holy Matrimony on August 9, 2009 to Saleta Ezell.
Edward joined Mt Triumph Baptist Church in 2009 was baptized and was an active member of Men’s Ministry and the Praise Team. In his spare time, he enjoyed cooking, singing and spending time with his friends.
Edward is preceded in death in by his father, James Jones; his grandmother, Olivia Puryear; his grandfather, Joseph Mack and his brother, Reginald Cornelius.
Edward leaves to cherish his memories mother, Shirley Mack Cornelius; brothers, James Cornelius and Robert Cornelius; sister, Miasha Cornelius; two daughters; Candyce Pointer and Miracle Pointer; two sons, Edward Cornelius Jr and Jamarian Cornelius; grandchildren, KaYanna Pointer, Ka’el Rogers and Zayvieon Pollard; and a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, cousins, and friends
Viewing will be on Friday, September 13, 2019 from 2-7 p.m. at The Serenity Chapel at Beside Stillwaters Funeral Home. Please check our marquee or this website for any changes.
Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, September 14, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at The Serenity Chapel at Beside Stillwaters Funeral Home and Cremation 1616 NE 36th Street, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73111.
If you would like to assist the family with the services you may do so by calling the funeral home at 405-424-3339 to make a donation towards the funeral cost. The family will greatly appreciate your help.