Lee Hedgepeth, 80, of the Shiloh Community, passed away December 22, 2012 at his residence. Services were held December 24, 2012 at 11 a.m. at Culpepper Funeral Home Chapel. Burial followed at Shiloh Cemetery in Leake County. Visitation was held prior to the services starting at 9 a.m.
Mr. Hedgepeth was a member of Shiloh Methodist Protestant Church, where he was a former trustee and sang in the choir. Also he was a member of the “Shiloh Singers.” He was an Army veteran serving in the Korean Conflict, and was a retired manager for Kraft Foods.
He is preceded in death by his parents, John and Argedine Thames Hedgepeth.
He is survived by wife, Lucy Hedgepeth; daughters, Donna (David) Meyer, Beth (Henry) Berger and Anita Hedgepeth; sister, Nell (Larry) Watson; brother, Joe Henry (Jackie) Hedgepeth; four grandchildren.
Pallbearers were Brett Gieseler, Jeffrey Kline, Steven Berger, John Sammarco, Sarah Sammarco, Morgan Payne and Jonathan Mitchell.
Rev. Billy Frazure officiated.
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