Charles James “Bug” Edwards, 91, of Chattanooga, passed away Friday, December 31, 2021, in a local healthcare facility. He was a graduate of Howard High School and attended Edmondson College. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force. Charles retired from the United States Post Office after many years of service. He was preceded in death by his wife, Joyce M. Edwards; parents, James and Lottie Edwards. Survivors include his sons, Christopher J. Edwards and Danny T. Brown; daughter, Aneta R. Brown; 4 grandchildren; brother, Ronald (Clara) Edwards; sister, Sherine (James) Bryant; several nieces; nephews; cousins; other relatives and friends. Charles will lie-in-state on Friday at 9 a.m. at Taylor Funeral Home. Funeral service will follow at 2 p.m. in the chapel. Burial will be in Chattanooga National Cemetery at a later date.