Glasgow – Velma Lougene Pedigo Parker, 80, Glasgow died Thursday, March 30, 2017 at NHC Healthcare in Glasgow after a lengthy illness.
She was the daughter of the late Charlie and Addie Piercy of the Poplar Springs community and a member of Bethel United Methodist Church.
She was married to Elton Lee Pedigo and spent much of her life in Louisville working in a box factory and the Bluebird Bakery. After returning to Glasgow to care for her elderly parents she worked at T. J. Samson Hospital, Forty-Four Market and for the State of KY as a toll collector at the Cumberland Parkway. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Elton Lee Pedigo and a brother, Paul Piercy.
Survivors include her present husband, Wendell Parker; step-son, Joseph (Sheri) Parker; a step-granddaughter, Tara Shaw; three step-great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; a special sister in Christ, Rose Mary Byrd (Collie) and many cousins and friends.
Funeral services were held 2:00pm Sunday, April 2, 2017 at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in the Glasgow Municipal Cemetery.