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William Eugene Pedigo, 87, Summer Shade, KY (1928-2016)

He was a farmer and of the Baptist faith. He was the son of the late James Fred and Maude Jennings Pedigo. His wife of 62 years, Mattie Marie Huff Pedigo, survives. He leaves 10 directand four step living descendants to carry on his legacy.
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William Eugene Pedigo, age 87, of Summer Shade, died Monday, February 22, 2016, at his residence.

Funeral services will be Thursday, February 25, 2016, at 2pmCT, at the Summer Shade Baptist Church, with Brother Chad Harston officiating. Burial will follow in the Summer Shade Cemetery. Visitation will begin Wednesday, February 24, 2016 from 2pm-8pmCT, at the Summer Shade Baptist Church and after 8amCT, Thursday, until time of services at the church.

William Eugene Pedigo, 87, Summer Shade, KY (1928-2016)

Born Thursday, November 1, 1928, in Summer Shade, he was a son of the late James Fred and Maude Jennings Pedigo. He died Monday, February 22, 2016, at the age of 87 years, three months, and 21 days.

He was the husband of the late Mattie Marie Huff Pedigo. They were married 62 years.

He was a farmer and of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include:
  • One daughter: Anita (Ronnie) Whitlow, Glasgow, KY

  • One son: Donald (Sue) Pedigo, Summer Shade, KY

  • Two sisters: Bessie Bartley, Beaumont, KY; and Edith Duvall, Glasgow, KY

  • Three grandchildren: Ronda (Todd) Sydnor, Ryan (Diane) Whitlow, Terran (Jason) Caffee

  • Two step grandchildren: Danny and Michael Holley

  • Three great grandchildren: Stephen Dakota Sydnor, Matthew Whitlow, and Ryanna Whitlow

  • Two step great grandchildren: Mason and Dalton Caffee

  • And two great great grandchildren
He was preceded in death besides his parents, and wife; by one daughter, Lisa Capps; one grandchild, Montana Sydnor; one sister Mary Welch; four brothers Buddy, Hershal, Clayton and Earl Pedigo; and several half sisters and brothers.

McMurtrey Funeral Home, 2232 Summer Shade Road, Summer Shade, KY, is in charge of the arrangements.

Memorials may be made to the Summer Shade Fire Department.

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