Amos J. Hedgepeth

Published 9:22 pm Tuesday, October 7, 2014

SUFFOLK — Amos J. Hedgepeth passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014. He was predeceased by his parents, Junious and Georgia Hedgepeth; two sisters, Willetha Milteer and Erma Edmonds; and a granddaughter, Troynekia Q. Harper.

He is survived by his wife, Patricia Holland; three sons, Marcus D. Hedgepeth and wife, Lisa, Troy D. Holland and wife, Janice, and Kelton D. Hedgepeth; three daughters, Dawn D. Hedgepeth, Candra S. Holland and Jessica B. Harper; one brother, Cyrus M. Hedgepeth and wife, Alberta; 15 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014, at 1 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 112 Mahan St., Suffolk, with visitation one hour prior to the service. The Rev. Morris Allmond will be officiating. R.W. Baker & Co. Funeral Home and Crematory, 509 W. Washington St., Suffolk, is serving the family. Condolences may be registered online at

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