Oneonta, died Jan. 30, 2014, at the Magnolia House. He served in the U.S. Air Force and worked as an illustrator for Teledyne Brown Engineering. Parents Wilburn and Maudie Chatham Dendy, brothers Thomas “LT” Dendy, Welton Dendy, John Dendy and Donald Dendy, sisters Barbara “Bobby” Atkinson, Comilla Graham, Sylvia Durham and Ruby Dendy predeceased him.

Surviving are sisters Mazie Dendy Brooks, Atlanta, Flora Dendy Ahzens, St. Louis, Mo.; niece Marsha (Roger) Robertson, Remlap.

Bill Barnett and Roger Robertson officiated the 1 p.m. service held Feb. 1 at Valley Chapel Funeral Home. Burial was at New Hope Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery with Bill Newman, Steve Lasley, Ronnie Jackson, David Bearden, Ross Bearden, and Wayne Guin serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearer was Sidney Frazier.