Charles David Pendergrass, 76, of Chattanooga, passed away on Thursday, June 12, 2014. Mr. Pendergrass was a graduate of Kirkman High School and retired from Floor Coverings after 40 years of service. He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Viola Pendergrass; son, Greg Pendergrass; and stepgrandson, Jared Dean. Survivors include his wife, Merle Wood Pendergrass; son and daughter-in-law, David and Sherri Pendergrass, of Summerville, S.C.; stepsons, Gilbert (Mary Kay) Roberts, of Signal Mountain and Dr. Garrison Bickerstaff, of Athens, Ga.; stepdaughters, Jayne Roberts, of Chattanooga and Patti Goodson, of Moore, S.C.; grandson, Tres Pendergrass, of Summerville, S.C.; stepgrandchildren, Meg Premo, of Hilo, Hawaii, Madison Roberts, of Chattanooga, and Alex Roberts, of Chattanooga. A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 14, 2014, at Chattanooga Memorial Park with Dr. David Harr officiating. There will be no visitation at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial contributions be made to the Chattanooga Rescue Mission, Post Office Box 3624, Chattanooga, TN 37404. Condolences and memories may be shared by visiting www.hamiltonfuneraloptions.com. Arrangements are by Hamilton Funeral Home & Cremation Services; 4506 Hixson Pike, Hixson, TN 37343. 423-531-3975.