Eddie P. Stiles Jr., 72, the son of Eddie P. Stiles Sr. and Laura B. Stiles was born November 30, 1947 in Indianapolis, IN.
Eddie attended Eastside Baptist Church at an early age where he accepted Christ as his Lord & Savior. He received his education in the IPS schools # 23 & # 17. Eddie was a 1966 graduate of Crispus Attucks High School and attended Indiana University. He loved sports and was very athletic particularly in baseball at Attucks where he earned himself a letter.
Eddie was employed at Rock Island Refinery in Indianapolis and Marathon Refinery in Detroit, Michigan for many years as an inspector.
Eddie truly loved and adored his three children and his family. He also loved jazz music which he shared, listening often with his brother Bill.
Eddie P. Stiles Jr. departed this life to be with his Heavenly Father on Tuesday May 12, 2020 at 12:45 a.m.
He is preceded in death by his parents, sister Delores Saunders and grandmother Magnolia Stewart. Eddie is survived by his daughters Tracy Harper, Tiffany Stiles (GA); son Eddie P. Stiles III; brother William Webster Jr.; sisters Mary Walker (MI); Esther Smith; Shelia Stiles; Cynthia (Alfred) Hurt; Leah (Lenzy) Hamilton (TX); grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and a host of relatives and friends.
The family of Eddie P. Stiles Jr. wishes to extend our sincere thanks to the staff of Golden Living of Willow Springs and the Crispus Attucks Alumni & Letterman's Club.
The family of Eddie P. Stiles Jr. wishes to acknowledge with deep appreciation the many comforting messages, prayers, flowers and other expressions of kindness and concern evidenced at this time in thought and dee. May God bestow his blessings upon each of you.
"To the Stiles Family,
The Lord is close to all who call on Him. Ps 145:18. The Lord will be there, as the scripture says; you can call upon Him at any time. Know, believe, and trust that the Lord walks with you and He will comfort you. As You walk through this time of sorrow trust and believe that you are not alone; the thoughts and prayers are from those who care.
"Uncle Eddie you were one of the most calmest people that I knew. Always a smile and never said anything mean about anyone. I will miss you. You oldest niece Lydia "