Roger Trent Pangle
Funeral service for Roger Trent Pangle, age 64, of Decatur, will be Tuesday, December 10, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Westmeade Baptist Church with the Rev. Dr. Scotty Hogan officiating. The family will receive friends on Monday, December 9, 2013, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Shelton Funeral Home. Interment will be in East Lawrence Memorial Gardens.
Mr. Pangle, who died Saturday, December 7, 2013, at his residence, was born May 27, 1949, in Maryville, Tenn. to Harvey Edd Pangle and Vista Hampton Pangle. Mr. Pangle was preceded in death by his parents; and sister, Peggy Hicks.
Roger attended Porter High School and graduated from Tennessee Tech University with a degree in Agronomy. After receiving his degree he worked as a wholesale seed salesman for Sawan Seed Company in Guntersville. In 1976 he began his career at Alabama Farmers Cooperative as a District Sales Manager and in 2012 he became the Chief Executive Officer. He has been a member of the Decatur Kiwanis Club and once served as President. He was also Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of Progress Bank. Roger was a member of Westmeade Baptist Church for 36 years. He loved his church and Sunday School class. The family would like to thank them for all of their encouragement and support.
He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Brenda Byrd Pangle of Decatur; son, Erik Trent Pangle and wife Gretchen of Hartselle; daughter, Brittany Pangle of Decatur; two grandchildren, Hunter and Sydney Pangle; brother, Lewis Pangle and wife Cindy of Maryville, Tenn.; brother-in-law, Carl Hicks of Etowah, Tenn.; several nieces; and nephews.
Pallbearers will be some of his close friends.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made on line to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network(pancan.org/section_donate/donate_now.php) or to
Guestbook available at www.sheltonfuneralhome.net.
Shelton Funeral Home
2105 Beltline Rd Sw Decatur, AL 35601
Published in the Decatur Daily on Dec. 9, 2013