Forrest Loden “Buck” Pendergraph, Sr., 73, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Monday, July 9, 2018. He was a member of Cop Church of Chattanooga. Buck served his country in the U.S Navy and retired from the Chattanooga Police Department with 25 years of service. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Debbie Hedden and parents, Faye Pendergraph, Forrest Loden Cooke and adopted dad, Howard Coulter Pendergraph.
Survivors are his children, Brian Pendergraph, Forrest Pendergraph, Jr. (Julie), Marlana Hedden, Charles Kiefert (Christine); companion, Rebecca Smith and her daughters, Shari Hooks and Laura Turner; former spouses, Maria Arndt and Pattie Pendergraph; siblings, Butch, Skip, Carol, Janie and Brenda; several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and many others who loved him.
Services will be on Friday, July 13, 2018 at 9:30 a.m. in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Jonathon Parker officiating. Burial will follow at National Cemetery. Visitation is Thursday from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to the Santa Train.
Condolences and memories can be shared at www.williamsonandsons.com.
Arrangements are by Williamson and Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy-Daisy, TN 37379.