Walker, Marjorie Ann (Pedigo) (Dayton)

Tuesday, August 13, 2019
Marjorie Ann (Pedigo) Walker, age 85, passed away Monday morning, August 12, 2019 at her home in Dayton. She was born on December 17, 1933 in Chattanooga, the daughter of the late Horton and Sarah (Thompson) Pedigo. Marjorie was also preceded in death by her brother, Horton Pedigo, Jr. and her sister, Jean Cantrell.

Marjorie was raised in St. Elmo and lived most of her life in Chattanooga. She was an underwriter and retired from Provident Life Insurance Co. in Chattanooga. Marjorie was an avid Atlanta Braves fan, enjoyed baseball, shopping, reading and sending cards to all of her friends. She attended the St. Elmo United Methodist Church in Chattanooga as a child and attended the Ascension Lutheran Church in Chattanooga.

She is survived by her two daughters, Carol (Bill) Dearing of Cocoa Beach, FL and Susan (Don) Kucera of Hixson; her two grandchildren, Shanna Martini of Chickamauga, GA and Daniel Martini of Atlanta, GA; one great-grandchild, Connor Jenkins of Chickamauga, GA; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A memorial service for Marjorie will be announced in a few days.

Please share your memories of Marjorie on her online guest register at www.vanderwallfh.com

The family is being cared for by the Vanderwall Funeral Home in Dayton.

York, Rickey O. L. (Trenton)

Mahan, Timothy "Tim" Rex (Trenton)

Hobbs, Norman "Sonny" Levan (Dunlap)


Rickey O.L. York, 61, of Trenton, passed away Saturday December 7, 2019 at his home. Mr. York was retired from Muller Corporation of Chattanooga, and he was a veteran of the United States ... (click for more)

Timothy “Tim” Rex Mahan, 56, of Trenton, passed away on Wednesday, December 3, 2019 in a local hospice facility. Tim was raised in the Cole City area and was a butcher at Food Lion in Trenton ... (click for more)

Norman "Sonny" Levan Hobbs, 81, of Dunlap, passed away Thursday, December 5, 2019 at Erlanger Medical Center. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, Spec 5. He was a member of Dunlap Church ... (click for more)


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York, Rickey O. L. (Trenton)

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Mahan, Timothy "Tim" Rex (Trenton)

Timothy “Tim” Rex Mahan, 56, of Trenton, passed away on Wednesday, December 3, 2019 in a local hospice facility. Tim was raised in the Cole City area and was a butcher at Food Lion in Trenton for a number of years. He attended Davis School and New Home Baptist Church, and was a born-again believer in Jesus Christ. Tim would give the shirt off his back to make sure others would ... (click for more)

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Morris "Mousie" Lovelady

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Robert Eugene Schmitt

Robert Eugene (Daddy Bob) Schmitt, 90, Chattanooga, passed away on December 9, 2019, at Life Care of Collegedale. Born on Aug. 9, 1929, to the late Willie and Robbie Schmitt, Bob was a lifelong resident of Chattanooga. He was a lifelong member of Morris Hill Baptist Church where he served as a deacon and Youth Director for a number of years. He held membership at East ... (click for more)

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