Kenneth D. Pedigo, 86, of McMinnville, died Saturday, Oct. 15, at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville.
He was born July 7, 1930, in Spencer and was the eighth child to the late William Dexter Pedigo Sr., who died in 1932, and Nettie Smith Pedigo, who died in 1978. Kenneth served in the National Guard, owned and operated Pedigo Development, and was a member of the Church of Christ at Central. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Verna Dean Barnes Pedigo; sisters, Hallie Brown and Evelyn Crouse; brothers, Eugene Pedigo, Leonard Pedigo, Frank Pedigo, and William Dexter Pedigo, Jr., and son-in-law Johnny Thomas Taylor Jr.
Survivors include his wife, Myrna Pedigo; children Sylvia Rubley, Angelia Pedigo, and Lydia Taylor; stepchildren Gwen (Keith) Chisam, Tony (Tish) Lockhart, and Sherry (Duane) Hickey; brother Thomas Pedigo; sister-in-law Mary Gulley Pedigo; grandchildren Aaron Rubley, Seth (Angela) Rubley, and Terrence Crim, step-grandchildren Jeremy (Nicole) Chisam and Jeff (Courtney) Chisam; great-grandchildren Troy Rubley and Rayder Crim; step-great-grandchildren Anaston Chisam, Brayden Chisam, Brynlee Chisam, and Brody Chisam, special friend Deb Rigsby, and several nieces, nephews, family members, and friends.
Graveside service will be 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Salem Cemetery. Carl D. Bouldin will officiate. Interment will follow at Salem Cemetery. The family will receive friends from noon to 2 p.m. at the parlors of McMinnville Funeral Home. Memorial donations may be made to Meals on Wheels. Online condolences may be made at www.mcminnvillefuneralhome.com.
McMinnville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.