James Arthur "Flap" Fender, 60, passed away Aug. 17, 2008 at Owen Valley Health Campus in Spencer.
Born January 10, 1948 at Bowling Green, he was the son of Russell Fender and Elsie (Long) Fender.
He served in the U.S. Army in Vietnam.
Survivors include: his children, Teresa Collins, David Fender, both of Spencer, James Fender of Bloomington; siblings, Edna Hammock, Barbara Solarsky, Lewis Fender, Steven Fender, Russell Fender; 4 grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Frank Fender.
Funeral service for the family is private.
He will be buried at family plot with his parents and ancestors, early settlers of Owen County. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Nathan Butler Funeral Home.
Online condolences to the bereaved family may be directed to www.forevercare.org.