Donnie Maurice Edwards Jr., 63, Noblesville, passed away Thursday, July 6, 2017, at Riverview Hospital in Noblesville following an extended illness.
He was born on Jan. 18, 1954, in Hattisburg, Miss., to Donnie Maurice Edwards Sr. and Martha Ann (Williams) Edwards Shattuck.
Donnie was graduated from Sheridan High School.
He had owned and operated Lapel Roofing and Constructions for many years and played in many local bands.
Donnie was a member of the Noblesville Eagles, Noblesville American Legion, and the Indiana Country Music Association.
He is survived by his fiancée of 33 years, Shirley King; four sons, Lee (wife, Taran) Edwards of Dunkirk, Joel (wife, Heather) Edwards of Lapel, Ryan Edwards (Sara Day) of Lapel, and Robert (wife, Robin) King of Perkinsville; one daughter, Angie Holiday of Sheridan; 13 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Tonya Hazelgrove and Debbie Lawrence; a brother, David "Buddy" Shattuck; and his dog, Jordy.
Donnie was preceded in death by his parents; his father, Dave Shattuck; and a brother, Eddie Shattuck.
Services will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, July 10, 2017, at Scott E. Hersberger Funeral Home, 1010 N. Main St., Lapel, with Pastor Tony Cole officiating.
Visitation will be from 3 to 7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Online condolences: www.hersbergerfuneralhome.com.
Published on  July 7, 2017