Elizabeth Edwards http://wunc.org en Protest And 'Line of Love' At Edwards Memorial http://wunc.org/post/protest-and-line-love-edwards-memorial <p>The wife of former presidential candidate John Edwards is being laid to rest today.&nbsp; Hundreds of supporters and some protestors have vowed to gather outside the service.<br><br>Elizabeth Edwards is being remembered as a mother, wife author and role model for many across the country.&nbsp;&nbsp; It’s her celebrity that is drawing a radical, anti gay protest from Kansas to Raleigh.&nbsp; George Reed is the executive director of the North Carolina Council of Churches. He says hundreds of people have joined the council in denouncing Westboro Baptist Church.</p> Sat, 11 Dec 2010 14:00:00 +0000 Leoneda Inge 11414 at http://wunc.org Remembering Elizabeth Edwards http://wunc.org/post/remembering-elizabeth-edwards <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>On October&nbsp;21, 2004, at a hotel in Kenosha Wisconsin, Elizabeth Edwards found a lump in her breast the size of a plumb. An election that could vault her husband into the vice presidency was just days away. She was the mother of three children. Wed, 08 Dec 2010 10:00:00 +0000 Dave DeWitt 11430 at http://wunc.org Remembering Elizabeth Edwards Elizabeth Edwards Dies http://wunc.org/post/elizabeth-edwards-dies <p>Elizabeth Edwards died at her home in Chapel Hill this morning.&nbsp; She was 61.&nbsp; Edwards was the estranged wife of former North Carolina Senator and presidential candidate John Edwards.&nbsp; A family statement says, ``Today we have lost the comfort of Elizabeth's presence but she remains the heart of this family.''&nbsp; Elizabeth Edwards was first diagnosed with breast cancer in 2004.</p> Tue, 07 Dec 2010 22:50:00 +0000 WUNC News 11431 at http://wunc.org