Buddy Edens, 82, of Fishers, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017, at Community Hospital North in Indianapolis.

He was born on June 11, 1935, to Edward and Beatrice (Curry) Edens in Bonny Blue, Lee County, Va.

For more than 40 years, he worked as the main electrician for Firestone, and also served as a union labor rep for many years. He proudly served his country in the United States Army as a military police officer. He was a member of Pleasant View Baptist Church in Noblesville, and enjoyed fishing.

Survivors include his wife, Joann Edens; brother, Tom (Sandra) Edens; grandchildren, Jerry Edens and Kayla Edens; nephew, Tom Edens Jr.; and nieces, Becky Robison and Shanne Sears; and his special friend, Fritz Conner and family.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Rosella Edens in 2005; and his son, Perry Joe Edens in March of this year.

Visitation is scheduled from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 4, 2017, at Randall & Roberts Funeral Center, 1685 Westfield Road, Noblesville. Services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017, at the funeral home, with Bro. David Rogers officiating. Burial will follow at Oaklawn Memorial Gardens in Indianapolis.

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