Mr. Carlton Henry Padgett, age 82, of Ponce de Leon, passed away May 15, 2014 at his home. He was born Dec. 2, 1931 in Holmes County to the late George Walker Padgett and Mattie Elsie Padgett. Mr. Padgett served in the United States Air Force from 1951-1955.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Padgett was preceded in death by his wife, Joy Padgett; two brothers, Randall Padgett and Donnie Padgett and one sister, Dessie Bell.
Mr. Padgett is survived by his son, Kevin Hedman of Niceville; two grandchildren, Cassandra Worley of Chipley and Carlton Hedman of Troy, Ala.; two great-grandchildren, Bryndon Matthew Carroll and Broox Auburn Worley and one sister, Wilma Niel of Carrabelle.
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m., Monday, May 19, 2014 at Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church with the Rev. Ernie Grey officiating. Interment followed with military honors in the Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery. Family received friends from 5p.m. to 7 p.m., Sunday at Peel Funeral Home.