Randall "Randy" Pendleton


Randall Leon “Randy” Pendleton, age 57, of Mt. Vernon, Missouri, passed away at 1:15 a.m. on Saturday, March 18, 2017, at his home.  He was born July 24, 1959 in Springfield, Missouri, the son of the late Melvin Leon and Mary Evelyn (Hill) Pendleton.

Randy retired after serving 22 years in the United States Marine Corps, was president of Mt. Vernon Eagles Lodge # 4362  and was of the Baptist faith.

On December 26, 1977, he married Elizabeth “Wileen” Carroll, in Halltown, Missouri.

He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Wileen, of the home; two sons, Randall (Beverly) Pendleton of Miller, Missouri and Jeremy Pendleton of Mt. Vernon; four grandchildren, Kaylee, Austin, Mason and Randi; three brothers, Rick (Cyndie) Pendleton  and Russell (Cheryl) Pendleton, all of Miller, Robert (Janice) Pendleton of Willard, Missouri; one step-brother, Johnny (Cinda) Copeland of Bois D’arc, Missouri; three step-sisters, Carol (Larry) Merritt of Nixa, and Betty (Terry) Steeley and Kathy Johnson, all of Springfield; his step-mother, Wilma Pendleton of Springfield, several nieces and nephews and his military family.

His parents, Melvin and Mary and brother-in-law, Jim Johnson, preceded him in death.

A funeral service with full military honors will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, March 24, 2017, at the Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon.

Memorial donations may be made to the Marines Helping Marines, in care of the funeral home.

Online condolences may be shared at this website.


  Funeral Service

6:30 p.m. on Friday, March 24, 2017

510 E. Cherry St., Mt. Vernon, MO, 65712

  Memorial donations

510 E. Cherry St., Mt. Vernon, MO, 65712

Memorial donations may be made to Marines Helping Marines, in care of the funeral home

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David Meyers

So sorry to here about Randy's passing God Bless you all.

 Posted March 27, 2017 - 6:18pm
Monty & Denise Robertson

So very sorry for your loss, we just saw the post on Facebook. Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire family.

 Posted March 24, 2017 - 1:01pm
Monty & Denise Robertson

Rick & Cyndie, we just saw a Facebook post regarding Randy & our hearts are so heavy. Please know we are praying for you & all of Randy's family during this difficult time.

 Posted March 24, 2017 - 12:57pm
Terry & Michelle Baker

Thoughts and prayers to you.

 Posted March 21, 2017 - 1:00pm
Vick Cornelius

My prayers are with you

 Posted March 21, 2017 - 1:21am
Vick Cornelius

My thoughts are with you

 Posted March 21, 2017 - 1:21am
Aurora Aerie and Auxiliary 3948

In our thoughts and prayers.

 Posted March 20, 2017 - 10:20pm
Regina muse

So sorry for your loss Wileen.Praying for you and the family. God bless. God will get u through this keep your faith

 Posted March 20, 2017 - 9:34pm
Wilma Snyder

Sympathy to the family. May God provide you strength and peace through the days ahead. Cherish the memories.

 Posted March 20, 2017 - 8:58pm

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