|Birth: ||Aug. 13, 1917|
|Death: ||Feb. 8, 2000, Mexico|
George Edwin "Ladd" Pendleton, Sr., 82, of Reserve passed away Tuesday, Feb. 8, from injuries received in an auto accident in Mexico. Cremation has taken place. Memorial services will be conducted at Gray Ranch Headquarters 36 miles south of Animas at 2 p.m. Saturday with Brother Bill Trafton and Brother Ben Johnson officiating. Mr. Pendleton was born Aug. 13, 1917 in Douglas, Ariz., the son of Tom Pendleton and Eva Bass Pendleton-Henderson. He is survived by his wife, Barbara Gray-Pendleton of Silver City; his son, George Pendleton, Jr. of Tucumcari; his daughters, Jewell Eva Gardner and her husband, Jeremy, of El Paso, Texas, and Betty Sue MacKenzie of Tucson, Ariz.; and his daughter-in-law Judy Pendleton of Mesa, Ariz. His grandchildren are Kas Kemp and her husband, Guido, Lynn Bagwell and her husband, Eddie, Steve Pendleton, Travis Pendleton, Missy Udall and her husband, Sterling, and Jean Marie Gardner; his great-grandchildren, Madeline and Meredith Kemp, and Hayden, Samuel and Sadie Udall; and a niece, Diane Hervey-Ruby. He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Hazel Hervey; and one son, Tom M. Pendleton. Mr. Pendleton was killed instantly in an automobile accident near Santa Ana, Mexico, when the motorhome he was driving lost a front wheel, causing the loss of control. He was pursuing his dream--traveling in his beloved country of Mexico. The family requests in lieu of flowers, donations to Shriner's Crippled Children's Hospital, in care of Mr. Bill Frasier, Treasurer, Box 8, Bayard, New Mexico, 88023. Bright Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Thomas Maynard Pendleton (1890 - 1937)
Eva May Bass Pendleton Henderson (1890 - 1986)
Tom M. Pendleton (1939 - 1991)*
Hazel Marie Pendleton Hervey (1914 - 1988)*
George Edwin Pendleton (1917 - 2000)
Cremated, Ashes scattered.
Created by: Betty
Record added: Sep 23, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59089073
Added: Dec. 9, 2010