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Tony Lynn Pendleton, 55
OBIT - Pendleton original

Tony Lynn Pendleton, 55, of Knoxville, passed away July 18. He was of the Baptist faith.

He was a loving husband, brother, and friend. He loved his Lord Jesus and people and will be missed by many. He was preceded in death by parents Billy Sterling and Minnie Ellen Vaughn Pendleton; brother Terry Dwayne Pendleton; in-laws Gracie and William Hounschell; brothers-in-law Steve, Dennis, Paul, Daniel, and Jr. Hounschell.

He is survived by wife of 36 years Delilah Pendleton; stepchildren Eugene, James, and Margie Ray; 13 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren and one on the way; siblings Kenny Lane Pendleton and Angela Ruth Johnson (Billy); several nieces, nephews and cousins; special friend Tim Hounschell.

Family will receive friends 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Mynatt Funeral Home Fountain City Chapel in Knoxville with service to follow. Family and friends will meet Thursday at 12:45 p.m. Central time at Morrison Cemetery in Morrison for a 1 p.m. graveside service with Bro. Joseph Atkins of Grace Ministries officiating. Please leave online condolences at

Southern Standard
(McMinnville, Tenn.) July 25, 2018