Myers-Reed Chapel

3729 25th Street, Columbus, IN


Jay Jay Pedigo

November 20, 1972August 25, 2020

Jay Jay Pedigo, 47, passed away Tuesday, August 25th, 2020 in Columbus. He was born on November 20, 1972 in Columbus, Indiana to Hugh wayne Pedigo and Marsha jo Watson.

Jay Jay liked watching wrestling and basketball. He enjoyed hanging out and playing with all the kids in the family and was their favorite. He loved hanging out with his sister and best friend Rick Napier. He helped take care of his parents until they had to go to nursing homes. He was a wonderful, good-hearted person and would do anything for anyone. He will always be remembered for that and greatly missed.

A Memorial Service for Jay Jay will be held Friday, September 11, 2020 at 12 p.m. at Myers-Reed Chapel for family. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service time at the funeral home for public from 1p.m. to 2 p.m. Service time will be at 2 p.m.

In keeping with CDC and Indiana guidelines, social distancing must be followed and masks are suggested. You may also be asked to wait outside due to the social distanced capacity of the funeral home.

Jay Jay is survived by his parents, Hugh wayne Pedigo and Marsha jo Watson; his siblings, Stacee (Peggy) Pedigo, Amy Pedigo, and Ryan Pedigo; Nieces, Emily (Shawn) Holwadel, Cailyn Pedigo, and Kasadee Pedigo; nephews; Ethan Pedigo, and Thomas Sheckles. His aunts and uncles; James (Sue) Pedigo, Brenda Pedigo. Steve Watson, Ricki (Betty) Watson, and Brent Watson.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents; Emerson and Emma Lee Watson and Herman and Amie Pedigo.

Online condolences may be made to the family by visiting www.Myers-Reed.com.

Myers-Reed Chapel is serving the Pedigo Family.


  • Hugh Wayne Pedigo, Father
  • Marsha Jo Pedigo, Mother
  • Stacee Pedigo (Peggy), Brother
  • Amy Pedigo, Sister
  • Ryan Pedigo, Brother
  • Emily Holwadel (Shawn), Niece
  • Cailyn Pedigo, Niece
  • Kasadee Pedigo, Niece
  • Ethan Pedigo, Nephew
  • Thomas Sheckles, Nephew
  • James Pedigo (Sue), Uncle
  • Brenda Pedigo, Aunt
  • Steve Watson, Uncle
  • Ricki Watson, Uncle
  • Brent Watson, Uncle
  • Jay Jay was preceded in death by his grandparents, Emerson and Emma Lee Watson, and Herman and Amie Pedigo.

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  • Visitation

    Friday, September 11, 2020

  • Memorial Service

    Friday, September 11, 2020


Jay Jay Pedigo

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chelsea sluder

September 11, 2020

I remember when I was young, probably around the age of 3 or so, Jay was my BEST buddy! he always made me my sandwiches and would always know to cut off my crust cause I wasn't a fan of the crust. 🙂 he always was up for going on a walk or playing any game I wanted to play. my heart is super heavy knowing hes passed but hes always gonna be close to my heart. great easy jay jay. I'll miss you and thanks for never letting me down with my sandwiches. forever in my heart ❤


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