Ernest Everette Hedgepeth, Jr., born May 6, 1931, died at the age of 79 at home in Monticello. He was preceded in death by his parents, Rev. Ernest Hedgepeth, Sr. and Gladys Nelson Hedgepeth.
Funeral services were held Saturday, April 9, 2011 at Monticello Baptist Church. Rev. Robert Dunn and Rev. Tim McCaffrey officiated. Graveside service followed at Carmel Baptist Church Cemetery, Monticello. Wilson Funeral Home handled the arrangements.