William Martin “Dusty” Pedigo, 69, of Texarkana, Arkansas, died at his home on Saturday, September 10, 2022.
Mr. Pegido was born in Greenville, Mississippi. Dusty was a retired professor of radiology technology at UAMS and a member of St. Andrew Cumberland Presbyterian Church. He graduated from El Dorado High School, class of 1971, earned his bachelor’s degree from Northeastern Louisiana University, and went on to earn his master’s degree in public administration from Arkansas State University. He was predeceased by his parents, William Russell Pedigo and Mary Frances Pedigo.
Dusty was a loving, kind and caring person who liked to tell a good joke and make people laugh. He had a fun sense of humor and his jokes brightened up your day. He was an avid pool player and enjoyed playing pool with his close friends at every opportunity.
He is survived by his wife of sixteen years, Kathy Pedigo of Texarkana, Arkansas; a son David Edmond of Texarkana, Arkansas; one sister, Libby Willett of Hot Springs, Arkansas; one brother, Russell “Rusty” Pedigo of Morgantown, Kentucky, two nieces, Kristy Taylor of Morgantown, Kentucky and Mara Grimmett of Conway, Arkansas; and a nephew, Andrew Willett of Las Vegas, Nevada and a host of friends and other relatives.
The funeral will be held Wednesday at 10:00 a.m., at Texarkana Funeral Home, Arkansas, with the Reverend Dr. Brant Graham officiating. Interment will be at Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday evening from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Register online at www.texarkanafuneralhome.com.