Gale "Sky" Edeawo, age 76, died on August 5, 2022, with her granddaughter by her side.
The Detroit, Michigan native moved to Los Angeles, California in 1960. She later spent five years in Paris and Amsterdam before returning to Los Angeles in 1985. She moved to Savannah in 1998. A well-published freelance writer, having been awarded five literary awards, she was the official Chatham County Storyteller and Literary Coach from 2001 until 2009. The founder and Executive Director of Project Welcome Home was a member of the Fraternal Order of the Police and the American Correctional Assoc. She was also a member of the Women's Auxiliary of the American Legion, Post 252 and 500, and the Georgia Historical Society.
Survivors include a daughter, Consuella Judkins of North Carolina; a sister, Aloha Inmon of Detroit, Michigan; and two grandchildren, Destiny Judkins of New York and Isiah Judkins, of North Carolina.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday August 16, 2022, at Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel. A Graveside Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday August 17, 2022, at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens.
Please sign our on-line guest book at www.foxandweeks.com.
Services under the direction of:
Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel
- 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. on Tue, August 16, 2022
- Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel
7200 Hodgson Memorial Drive (map)
Savannah GA 31406
- Graveside Service
- 11:00 a.m. on Wed, August 17, 2022
- Forest Lawn Memory Gardens
315 Greenwich Road (map)
Savannah GA 31404