pendleyMUHLENBERG COUNTY, KY - Wilborn Ellsworth Pendley, 57 of Central City, KY died Monday morning June 10, 2013 at 11:51 am in the Baptist Health System in Madisonville, KY following a sudden illness.  He was born on June 13, 1955 in Greenville, KY the son of the late Clifford Elwood Pendley and Verlie Mae Jones Pendley.  He was a member of Martwick Baptist Church and was a 1973 graduate of Muhlenberg Central High School. He was manager of Stewart’s IGA in Greenville and had worked for IGA for 43 years.

Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 11:00 am at Second Baptist Church by Reverend Bobby Reno and assisted by Dr. Ray England.  Burial will be held in Carter Creek Cemetery in Greenville, KY.

He is survived by:
     His wife, Joy Sears Pendley of Central City, KY
     Two Daughters
         Keisha (Brent) Jones of Madisonville, KY
         Kristina (Ronnie) Jones of Beechmont, KY
     Two Stepsons
         Miles Dozier of Central City, KY
         Alex Dozier of Central City, KY
         Verlie Mae Jones Pendley of Greenville, KY
    Five Grandsons
         Tyler Glen Embrey, Noah Patrick Embrey, Michael Dewayne Jones, Hayden Cole Jones,
         Nicolas Carter Jones
    Six Brothers and Sisters
         Eldon Thomas (Carolyn) Pendley of Greenville, KY
         Chauncia (Bill) Vincent of Greenville, KY
         Donnie (Brenda) Pendley of Greenville, KY
         Carolyn (David) Shelton of Greenville, KY
         David (Toni) Pendley of Somerset, KY
         John Mark (Kim) Pendley of Greenville, KY
    Several nieces and nephews

Friends may call on Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at Second Baptist Church in Greenville, KY between 5:00 pm and 8:00 pm and on Wednesday after 9:00 am. Online condolences to the family may be made at

Posted on 2/2/14

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