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Fred Merlin Pettit, JR.

October 22, 1936 ~ February 9, 2024 (age 87) 87 Years Old

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Fred Merlin Pettit, Jr., 87, of Chattanooga, Tennessee passed away Friday, February 9, 2024. Born in Delaware, Ohio, he was a former employee of Bundy Enterprises, attended Jones Memorial United Methodist Church and a member of the Alhambra Shrine Provost.

He is preceded in death by his first wife, Shirley A. Pettit; parents, Fred Merlin Pettit Sr., and Mable Long Pettit; and sister, Patricia Harvey. Fred is survived by his wife, Helen Parker Pettit; son, Fred M. (Angela) Pettit III; two daughters, Kathy (Don) Cagle and Karen Williams; sister, Doris (Tom) Houghton; six grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held 1:00 P.M. Tuesday, February 13, 2024 in the funeral home chapel with Bro. Bill Harvey and Teena Broom officiating. Entombment will follow at Hamilton Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends 4-7 P.M. Monday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to the Shriner’s.

Arrangements by Heritage Funeral Home, East Brainerd Chapel.

 

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Services

Visitation
Monday
February 12, 2024

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Heritage Funeral Home & Cremation Services (Chattanooga)
7454 E. Brainerd Rd.
Chattanooga, TN 37421

Funeral Service
Tuesday
February 13, 2024

1:00 PM
Heritage Funeral Home & Cremation Services (Chattanooga)
7454 E. Brainerd Rd.
Chattanooga, TN 37421

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