Hazel M (Knape) Pendergrass

August 27, 1930 ~ July 31, 2021 (age 90)


Hazel Knape Pendergrass, 90 of DeLeon went to be with her Lord and Savior July 31, 2021. Hazel was born August 27, 1930 in Alvin Texas and raised on her parent’s dairy farm. Hazel married J.W. Pendergrass of Sweetwater, Texas and the two of them traveled together for his job for several years. They settled in Alvin Texas. She spent her “golden years” in DeLeon Texas.

Hazel spent her years taking care of others. She loved her family, cooking and gardening.

Hazel is preceded in death by her husband J.W. Pendergrass, parents, Joe and Florence Knape, sister Mabel Solie and brothers Harrel Knape, Clyde Knape and Sydney Knape.

Hazel is survived by her son Clayton Wissner and his wife Helen, daughter Cindy Copeland; 10 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren, 7 great-great grandchildren, and numerous other relatives and friends.

The family will receive friends from 5:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. on Wednesday, August 4, 2021 in the Chapel of Froberg Funeral Home at Oak Park.

A graveside service will be held on Thursday, August 5, 2021 at 11:00 A.M. at the Confederate Cemetery in Alvin, Texas.

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August 4, 2021

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Oak Park Chapel
300 Oak Park Drive
Alvin, TX 77511

Graveside Service
August 5, 2021

11:00 AM
Confederate Cemetery
Hwy 35
Alvin, TX 77511

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