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Sharon Lee Pedigo

June 21, 1941 ~ November 17, 2020 (age 79)


Mrs. Sharon Lee Pedigo, age 79, of Benton; went peacefully to be with her Lord as her family surrounded her; at 1:00 a.m. Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at her home.

Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, November 19, 2020 at the Abundant Life United Pentecostal Church of Benton, with Rev. Chris Hammonds officiating.  Burial will be in the Logan Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Thursday at the church. 

Arrangements are through the Leffler Funeral Home of Benton.

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Sharon was born on June 21, 1941 in Logan; the daughter of Arthur LaVern Roach and Laura Sue (Rieder) Roach. She would marry James Edward Pedigo on August 27, 1961 and he preceded her in death on September 17, 1990.

Sharon was an active member, since 1973, of Abundant Life United Pentecostal Church of Benton. She read her Bible every day. Her Church was her life and she enjoyed worshipping with her Church family.

She enjoyed listening to the radio and watching the “Game Show Network” on television.

Sharon especially enjoyed spending time with her family.  She loved and looked forward to the time spent with and going out to eat with her brothers and sisters. Most of all she  loved spending time with her grandchildren.

Sharon worked for many years at the Severin Nursing Home as a housekeeper.

Surviving are four daughters: Laura Rutherford and husband Rev. James Rutherford of Bush, IL, Paula Price and husband Paul of Mulkeytown, Vicki Hammonds and husband Rev. Chris Hammonds, Valerie Price and husband Rev. James Price of Benton; grandchildren: Tiffany Norris and husband Joe of Mulkeytown, James Rutherford and wife Markella of Energy, Kayla Rutherford of Bush, Rachel Easton and husband Kyle of Benton, Bethany DeMond and husband Jordan of Benton, Aaron Price and Charity Price both of Benton, Christa Ivanov and husband Konstantin of West Frankfort, Melissa Price of West Frankfort, Shannon Price and wife Camara of Mulkeytown; great-grandchildren Ava Easton, Henry Easton, Chance Norris, Madi Kelton, Aiden Ivanov, Emma Price and Jocy Price; siblings: Kenneth Roach and wife June of Sumiton, AL, Phyllis Carlile and husband C.L. of Thompsonville, Bette Lambert and husband Bill of Marion, Artie Roach and wife Katie of Logan; Marla Patten and husband Keith of Logan; and several nieces and nephews.

The family would like to say “Thank You" to Angela Parrent for all of her love and care that she showed towards Sharon.

Sharon was preceded in death by her parents; husband; a son Daryl Wayne Pedigo, a granddaughter Kristen Brooke (Hammonds) Miller and husband Josh; two sisters Marilyn Moss and Beverly Rosoho.

Memorial Contributions may be made to the Abundant Life United Pentecostal Church.

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November 19, 2020

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Abundant Life United Pentecostal Church of Benton

Funeral Service
November 19, 2020

1:00 PM
Abundant Life United Pentecostal Church of Benton

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