STANFORD — Freddie R. Padgett, 51, of Waynesburg died Thursday, July 15, 2010, in Robbinsville, N.C.
Born July 21, 1958, in Lincoln County, he was a son of Alma Faye Cook Padgett of Waynesburg and the late Billie Lee Padgett. He was an engineer for Norfolk Southern Railroad for 31 years and had a love for farming, especially raising beef cattle. He was a member of the Family Worship Center in Waynesburg and had a special place in his heart for his nieces, nephews and family.
Other survivors include his wife, Lillian Grimes Padgett of Waynesburg; a stepson, Jerry Wayne Long of Lancaster; his brothers, sisters and their children: Johnny Padgett (Suzie) of Waynesburg and Jessica and Michelle; Annette Padgett of Stanford and Joseph Albright; Wayne Padgett of Stanford and Jerrod and Chelsea; Kim Yocum of Waynesburg and Alex and Hannah; Sherrill “Kemo” Padgett (Diane) of Nancy, Ky., and Tyler and Ian; Tammy Sears (Todd) of Stanford and Cameron and Emery “Emmy”; Fonda DuPray (Gary) of Stanford and Kennedy; and James Padgett of Waynesburg and Claudia and Hunter; and a great-nephew, Mason McGuffey.