Reginald "Tip" Pendergrass

Reginald "Tip" Pendergrass

Services for Mr. Reginald "Tip" Pendergrass will be held at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, March 6, 2013 in the Chapel of Hixson Brothers, Pineville with Brother Jack Holt and Brother Dennis Brown officiating. Burial will be in Forest Lawn Memorial Park.

The family requests that visitation be observed Tuesday at Hixson Brothers, Pineville from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and will continue on Wednesday from 8:00 a.m. until time of service.

Mr. Pendergrass, 79, of Pineville passed away March 3, 2013 at his residence.

He was a loving father, grandfather and great grandfather, who loved to fish and feed the birds.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Virginia "Titter" Pendergrass; parents, William and Nellie Holt Pendergrass; sister, Freda P. Wilson Tyson.

Those left to cherish his memory include his son, Michael Lynn Pendergrass; daughters, Cindy P. Fountain and husband, John, Kim P. Bordelon and husband, Keith; grandchildren, Regan Gibson, Janna Lucas, Crystal Thacker and Keisha Blackman; great grandchildren, Lake Ryder, Jason Thacker, Jagar Ryder, Dawson Bordelon, Jace Blackman, and Mary Grace Blackman.

Pallbearers will be John Fountain, Mike Pendergrass, Ricky Wilson, Charles Lee White, Donny Borland and Gary McKiethern. Honorary pallbearers will be Keith Bordelon, Earl Nichols, Cliff Wilson, Keith Holt, Ralph Thiels and Calvin Holt.

The family would like to express a special thank you to Compassionate Care Hospice for their care of our loved one.

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Funeral Home

Hixson Brothers Funeral Home
2701 Military Highway Pineville  Pineville, LA 71360

Published in The Town Talk on Mar. 5, 2013