Bernice Edwards

 

Age: 46

 

Summary: publicist with the National Baptist Convention who was involved in the late-1990's scandal where she and NBC president Rev. Henry Lyons were charged with bilking corporations out of millions of dollars and using church funds to finance houses, jewelry and other luxury items.

 

 

Cause of Death: Chronic pulmonary problems

 

Born: October 27, 1956

 

Died: May 5, 2003

 

Location: Pekin, Illinois