2011-08-25 / Obituaries


Barbara Jean Rigsby Pendleton, 62, died Aug. 28 at Grove Hill Memorial Hospital.

She was a native of Claiborne and was born to the parentage of the late George Rigsby Sr. and Rosie Davis Rigsby. She was a homemaker.

Survivors include her husband, Tommie Pendleton; two sons, Anthony M. Pendleton, Tyrone Pendleton, both of Grove Hill; one daughter, Jennifer Pendleton, Whatley; four brothers, George Rigsby, Jr., Claiborne, Milton Rivers, Atmore, Samuel Adams, Sandy Adams, both of McIntosh; two sisters, Ethel (Charles) Wright, Cottondale, Fla., Elizabeth (Charles) Whatley, Monroeville, her very devoted sister and best friend; seven grandchildren; a host of in-laws, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Willie Rigsby.

Viewing will be Sunday, Aug. 28 at 1:30 p.m. until the 2:30 p.m. service at First Baptist Church in Whatley with Rev. Fernell Pendleton, pastor and eulogist. Following the burial in Whatley Cemetery, the family will receive friends at the home of Shann Pendleton, 127 Meadowlane Drive in Whatley.

To send condolences you may visit www.viewobit.com

Andrews Funeral Home of Jackson will direct.


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