Gilbert Edison Jr., age 58, passed away December 4th, 2011 at Alive Hospice in Nashville. Mr. Edison was born November 28, 1953 in Nashville. For most of Gilberts life he worked as a self-employed contractor. Mr. Edison was of the Church of Christ Faith. Mr. Edison is survived by Virginia Buck, Deborah Tharp, Robbie Regina Watts, his children as well as other family members. He was preceded in death by his parents In lieu of flowers donations can made to Alive Hospice of Nashville or the Cancer Society.