Dorothy Johnson Edmonds, 86, of Richmond, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, May 27, 2006. She was the widow of Wilford Kenneth Edmonds, Sr. and is survived by her daughter, Janice E. Griffin; sons, Wilford K. “Bill” Edmonds, Jr. and Douglas W. Edmonds; brother, John Wesley Johnson; grandchildren, Julie Dean, Jason and Gregory Edmonds, and Nicholas Griffin; great-grandchildren, Megan, Matthew, and Amanda Dean, and Preston Edmonds. The family will receive friends from 3 to 5 pm and 6:30 to 8:30 pm Tuesday at the Morrissett Funeral Home, 6500 Iron Bridge Rd. (Rt. 10). Her funeral service will be held at 11 am Wednesday at Branchs Baptist Church with interment to follow in the church cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial contributions be made to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 1132, Fairfax, VA 22038.