“All of my furniture, furnishings, household goods, jewelry, china, silverware and personal effects and any automobiles owned by me at the time of my death I give and bequeath to my children,” the will says.
Her 28-year-old daughter, Catharine, was named executor. The woman had three children, Catharine, Emma and John.
John and Elizabeth Edwards were officially separated for about a year. Shortly before the announcement, John Edwards had publicly admitted having a child with a former mistress, Rielle Hunter.
The story was first denied by John, but the politician finally had to admit his affair in August 2008.