McMinnville resident and Warren County native William Haskell Pendleton, 80, was born Feb. 19, 1931 and died April 9 at River Park Hospital following an extended illness.
A retired contractor with Boyd Brothers Nursery and member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints where he served as an elder, he was the son of the late Charlie and Ella Etta Pelham Pendleton. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Charles and Thurman Pendleton; and four sisters and brothers-in-law, Minnie Pendleton, Myrtle Pendleton, Estell and F.C. Hillis and Clata and Jessie Turner.
He is survived by two brothers, Roy and Ralph Pendleton, both of McMinnville; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Betty and Austin King, and Evelyn and Cecil King, all of McMinnville, and several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Tuesday in High’s Chapel with Michael Weeter, Marcus King and Tim King officiating. Burial followed at Mt. View Cemetery.
High Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) April 13, 2011