84 year old Joyce Fay Pedigo of McMinnville died Friday, at River Park Hospital in McMinnville. She was born in Smithville, was a retired school teacher with the Jerseyville Illinois School System, a member of the retired teachers association, and a member of Jesus Name Pentecostal Church. Pedigo was preceded in death by parents Silas Roy and Alma Hattie Ponder Pedigo and an infant brother.
Survivors include a sister Irene and husband Lyle Cox of McMinnville, and brothers Royce and wife Marian Pedigo of Edwardsville, Illinois, Gene and wife Ruth Pedigo of Curran, Illinois, and Danny and wife Wanda Pedigo of Catham, Illinois. Several nieces, nephews, family members, and friends also survive.
The funeral service will be at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday at McMinnville Funeral Home Chapel.. Robert Burns and Eddie Teston will officiate. Burial will follow at Burton Ponder Cemetery in Smithville. The Pedigo Family will receive friends Tuesday from 3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and again Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at McMinnville Funeral Home.