Walton Howard Pledger
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Walton Howard Pledger, 96, of Empire, was born Nov. 21, 1916 in Walker County and died Friday, Aug. 16, 2013 at Ridgeview Healthcare. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, Aug. 20 at 2 p.m. at Kilgore-Green Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Walker Memory Gardens. Bruce LeVan and Jack Thomas will officiate. Visitation will be Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

He was retired after 44 years of service at Republic Steele.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Kathleen Pledger; children, Floyd Pledger and Billy Ray Pledger; parents, George William Pledger and Paralee Holden Pledger; and siblings, Eddie Pledger, Willie Lee Quinn, Virginia Pledger and Marie Fowler.

He is survived by his daughter, Judy Jefferson and husband, Carlos; daughters, Nina Busby and Mila Kay Hunt; sons, Ray Pledger, Loyd Pledger, Gary Pledger and family with a host of grandchildren and great-grandchildren; grandchildren, Keith Parvin and wife, Tabi, Tracy Parvin Prescott and husband, Mike, Michael Parvin and wife, Rhonda; great-granchildren, Chelsea Prescott, Sarah Parvin, Paige Prescott, Josh Parvin, Andrew Parvin, McKale Prescott, Hallee Prescott, Emily Parvin and Taylor Parvin; great-great grandchild, Nash Prescott; siblings, Norman Pledger, Malcolm Pledger, Dale Pledger and wife, June, and Shirley White; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Thank you to Baptist Medical Center-Walker’s staff, Ridgeview and staff, SouthEast Hospice and an extra special thank you to Charemon Holley.

Kilgore-Green Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5533