December 29, 1948 ~ November 22, 2022
Born in: Dallas, TX
Resided in: Santa Claus, IN
The family requests that you share a favorite story of Milton with them on the online guestbook.
Milton D. Pledger, 73, passed away on November 22, 2022.
He was born December 29, 1948, in Dallas, Texas son of the late Douglas and Hazle (Yocham) Pledger.
Milton was united in marriage June 28, 1968 in Mesquite, Texas to Judy Sorrells. He had worked as a maintenance inspector for the Spencer County Court House. Milton was a man of faith and had ministered at Tell City Church of Christ, Lilly Dale Church of Christ, Agape’ Fellowship, Community Christian Church, Foster’s Ridge Christian Church and Taswell Christian Church. He enjoyed fishing, his animals, being with his family and friends and loved days with lots of sunshine.
He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Judy Pledger; children, Keith Pledger (Kim), Santa Claus, Kim Smith (Jeff), Santa Claus and Kirk Pledger (Kellie), Louisville; sister, Charlotte Oehlschaeger, Denton, TX, thirteen grandchildren and several great grandchildren.
Milton was preceded in death by his parents and sisters, Wanda Anderson and Jo Flohr.
Funeral services will be at 11:00 AM CST on Saturday, November 26, 2022 at Redemption Christian Church-Tell City Campus with burial in Greenwood Cemetery. Visitation will be on Saturday at Redemption Christian Church from 10:00 until 11:00 AM and also after the service from 12:00 PM until 2:00 PM where there will be light refreshments, celebration and remembrance.
Memorial contributions may be made to Joy of Hope Ministry which supports Master’s Children’s Ministry, that the Smith-Pledger family started, located in Uganda, Africa.
Huber Funeral Home is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Milton Pledger.