Obituaries for Wed., June 29, 2016

Published 12:58 am Wednesday, June 29, 2016


Chester O’Neal Padgett

Chester O’Neal “Peanut” Padgett, 74, of Evergreen, formerly of Andalusia, passed away Sun., June 26, 2016, in the Evergreen Hospital.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Thurs., June 30, at Jones Chapel Baptist Church in Evergreen, with Brother David Leach and Brother George Kelley officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be from 5:30 -8 p.m. Wednesday at Foreman Funeral Home and at the church 30 minutes prior to services.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Kathryn Padgett of Evergreen; two sons, Jeffery O’Neal Padgett of Andalusia and Sheldon Jerome Padgett of Evergreen; a daughter, Jennifer “Jenny” Kay Kelley of Andalusia; four grandchildren, Jason Kelley, Kellie Renea Price, Cassandra Marie Padgett, Chassady and Marie Padgett; five great-grandchildren, John Padgett, Savannah Dees, Talon Henry, William Henry, and Bravery Dees; two sisters and a brother-in-law, Geraldine and Jerry Atchison and Janelle Windham of Andalusia.

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