OBITUARY

John Robert "Buddy" Edwards Jr.

February 10, 1941October 15, 2013

John “Buddy” Robert Edwards JR, 72 years old, passed away October 15th, 2013 in Clay County. Buddy was loved by his Mother and Family. He grew up in the Paxon area and later enlisted in the United States Marine Corps. After his enlistment, he returned home to pursue his passion for racing and was active volunteering in the community with the Shriners. Buddy is predeceased by his Mother; Gladys Howell and her husband; Eddie Howell, his Father; John Robert Edwards Sr., and his Brother; Ronald Wayne Edwards. He is survived by his Sister Christeen (Buster) King, Brothers; Marlyn and Bobby Edwards, his Daughters; Teressa Fichter and Gina (Morris) Moran, and his Son; Jason Edwards. He is also survived by 5 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Hardage-Giddens Town and Country Funeral Home located at 7242 Normandy Blvd., Jax. FL 32205. A public visitation will be held, Friday October 18, 2013 from 12:00 – 2:00 pm, followed by a funeral service at 11 AM Saturday and interment in Riverside Memorial Park.

Services

PREVIOUS SERVICES:

  • Visitation Friday, October 18, 2013
  • Funeral Service Saturday, October 19, 2013

PREVIOUS SERVICES:

  • Buddy Edwards
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John Robert "Buddy" Edwards Jr.

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October 29, 2013

buddy may your soul rst in peace.you and wayne knew each other a long time, and i was just a kid when yall met so many years ago. i guess yall can say hello again now. condolences to all the family.

sharon williams

October 29, 2013

buddy may your soul rest in peace.you and wayne knew each other a long time, and i was just a kid when yall met so many years ago. i guess yall can say hello again now. condolences to all the family.

Daphne Ellis-Whetstine

October 20, 2013

Sorry we never got to talk again after we all grew up,I remember all the fun times we had as children going to school and playing at the big oak tree swing.My prayers to your family at this time of loss.

Bobby Hutchinson

October 20, 2013

rest in peace my friend, you have help alot of people in your time. iam forever grateful to call you my friend. love ya

JACK ELLIS SR.

October 20, 2013

Sorry that you have left us buddy,my neighborhood pal through all the school years and after,good times and bad ones you was there for me and family,you was a heck of an engine mechanic and we built some tough rods to cruise in,teen if you read this i am sorry about this and hope the lord see,s you through it.my condolences to all the family.JACK ELLIS SR.

Peggy DeWitt

October 19, 2013

You were a good friend to Hank and me. You will be missed.

Bridgette Baze Croom

October 19, 2013

We will miss you.

Stanley & Sandra Mizell

October 19, 2013

We went all through school together with Buddy. Didn't see you much in the last few years, but will always remember you. God bless your family in this time of loss. Stanley & Sandra Mosley Mizell

HANK PAGE

October 18, 2013

BUDDY THE STORIES WE COULD TELL!!REST IN PEACE MY FRIEND. YOU WILL BE MISSED!!!

HANK PAGE

October 18, 2013

BUDDY THE STORIES WE COULD TELL!!! REST IN PEACE MY FRIEND YOU WILL BE MISSED !!! HANKPAGE CRESCENTCITY FLA.