City Council Members - Blake Edwards
Here for City of Florence District
5 Telephone (256) 760-6405
Edwards was elected to the Florence
City Council in 2012.
born and raised in Florence, AL.
He graduated from Bradshaw High
School in 1972 and from the
University of North Alabama in 1976
with a degree in Accounting.
Blake is the Owner and Administrator
of Hospice of Tennessee Valley,
located in downtown Florence.
He has been actively involved in the
community as a former president and
current member of the Florence
Civitan Club. He also is a
member of the board for Northwest
Alabama Cerebral Palsy Center.
Blake come from a civic-minded
family. His father, the late
Graham Edwards, served as Florence
City Administrator for a number of
his wife, Vickey (a retired Florence
City School Teacher), have three
children, Jeff and wife Jennifer,
Laura, and Will. They
also have three granddaughters,
Payton, Hannah and Madeline.
Blake is an active member of Parkway
Methodist Church, where he also
serves as Music Minister.