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Gordon "Flash" Pettigrew, 74, of Indianapolis, died at 10:05 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012, at St. Francis Hospital South Campus in Indianapolis.
He is survived by a son, Gregory Dyer of Indianapolis; three daughters, Janet (Benny) Yount of Indianapolis, Mary Walls of Mooresville, and Catherine Abney of Graham, N.C.; brothers, Ray Pettigrew and William Pettigrew, both of Indianapolis, Pat Pettigrew of Arizona, and Robert Pettigrew of Rockville; sisters, Jeannie Gadient of Indianapolis, Martha Jane Simpson and Vera June Hartwell, both of North Vernon; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Judith Dyer; and a son, William "Buttons" Pettigrew.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. today at Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Service in North Vernon. Calling will be from 11 a.m. until service time today at the funeral home. Burial will be at Vernon Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made through the funeral home to Mercy Rescue.