Harold Dean Pendergrass, 80, of Statesville, N.C., passed away Monday, December 14, 2020, at Iredell Memorial Hospital following a brief illness. He was born Wednesday, June 26, 1940, in Wilkes County, N.C., to the late Spencer Pendergrass and Victoria Shew Pendergrass.
He worked for Southern Screw as a machine operator for a number of years and was a member of Temple Baptist Church in Statesville.
In addition to his parents, Harold was preceded in death by two brothers, Rex and Overdean Pendergrass; one sister, Helen Siceloff; and one daughter, Melissa Kaye Pendergrass.
Harold is survived by two sons, Michael Pendergrass and wife Sherry of Lenoir, and Nelson Pendergrass and wife Barbara of Union Grove; one sister, Sarah P. Key of Wilkesboro; two grandchildren, Nicholas Pendergrass and girlfriend Dianna and Ashlynne Moore; and one great grandchild, Olivia Grace Pendergrass.
A Graveside Service will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Friday, December 18, 2020, at Iredell Memorial Gardens. Rev. Randy Mitchell will officiate. There will be no formal viewing or visitation.
Memorials may be given to Temple Baptist Church, 205 Museum Road, Statesville, NC 28625.
Chapman Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Harold Pendergrass.