PAVEY, CHARLES MADISON
Dr. Charles Madison Pavey, age 90, of Monroe, GA, former resident of Jackson, GA, died Thursday, April 7, 2011 at the Family Life Enrichment Center in High Shoals, GA. He was born January 29, 1921 in Grangerville, Idaho son of the late Ralph Madison Pavey and Pearl Grace Brown Pavey. He was husband of the late Mary Stockton Pavey. He was a veteran, serving in the US Army during WWII. Dr. Pavey was associated with Georgia Tech for 24 years before his retirement. He was a Baptist and attended Worthville Baptist Church while residing in Jackson.
Survivors include his son, Gene R. Pavey of Monroe, GA, daughter Shirley P. Moore, six grandchildren, and six great grandchildren.
Funeral services for Dr. Charles Madison Pavey will be Monday, April 11, 2011 at 11:00AM in the Chapel at Andersonville National Cemetery with military honors. Those desiring may read the obituary and sign the on-line guest registry by going to www.haistenfuneral.com Haisten Funeral Home of Jackson, your locally owned funeral home, is in charge of arrangements for Dr. Charles M. Pavey.
Source: The Walton Tribune & Haisten Funeral Home �.Apr 7, 2011
PEAVEY, ADDIE RUTH
Addie Ruth Peavey, age 86 of Lawrenceville, GA was born July 4, 1925 and passed away Friday, September 2, 2011.
A Graveside Service will be held 10 AM, Tuesday, September 6, 2011 at Chestnut Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Grayson. GA, Rev. Richard Jenkins will officiate.
Mrs. Peavey is survived by Daughter: Linda Necessary, Lawrenceville; Brothers: Raleigh Porter, Clarence Porter, both of Loganville; Sisters: Evelyn Boyette, Statham; Mardell Whitley, Marjorie Holbrook, both of Loganville; Doris Spain, Grayson; Shirley Roebuck, Buford; 4 Grandchildren; 6 Great Grandchildren; Several Nieces & Nephews.
The family will receive friends from 2 PM to 4 PM & 6 PM to 8 PM Monday, September 5, 2011 at Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Rd. SW, Lawrenceville, Ga. 30046.
Source: Tim Stewart Funeral Home
PEAVEY, BRENDA W.
Brenda Walker Peavey, 62, of McRae, formerly of Rhine, passed away at her residence on Monday, Feb. 7, 2010. A 1966 graduate of Dodge County High School, she attended Middle Georgia College, Mercer University and was a 1970 nursing school graduate of Georgia Southwestern University in Americus. She practiced her chosen career for several decades, throughout several counties in Georgia, and numerous hospitals, nursing homes and prison medical units. She delivered several babies due to the impatience of babies and physicians' sleeping habits while working night shift. She oriented, precepted and trained dozens of new nurses. She was charge nurse, house supervisor, assistant director of nursing and director of nursing during her career. She was a patient advocate and received the highest achievement known to a nurse ... healthcare providers said, "She was a damned good nurse." She was outspoken, abrasive, funny and never forgotten. She expressed her opinions, her thoughts and intent upon you and rarely was the time you were unsure of what she meant, thought or expected of you. She loved where she came from, who she was and her family. She was extremely proud of her daughter, Brandy Perry Ledbetter, and her son, Jason Neil Peavey, and their accomplishments. She also had a grandmother's pride in Brittney Shianne Peavey and Jesse Allen Ledbetter.
Survivors include daughter and son-in-law, Brandy (Perry) and Charles Ledbetter of Cochran; son and daughter-in-law, Jason and Selena Peavey of McRae; grandchildren, Brittney and Jesse; step grand-daughter, Michelle Ashley; sister and brother-in-law, Becky and Jerry Smith of McRae. She was preceded in death by her father, Clarence C. Walker, who died on Feb. 15, 1985, and by her mother, Charlie Will Brown Walker, who died on Feb. 21, 1992.
Visitation will be held in the Chapel of Lowe's Funeral Home in Helena on Thursday, Feb. 10, at 5:30 P.M. The memorial service will follow visitation at 7P.M. The family may be contacted at the residence of Jerry and Becky Smith, 51 S. 1st Ave., McRae, Ga. -Lowe's Funeral Home in Helena is in charge of arrangements.
Source: The Telegraph on February 9, 2011
PEAVEY, DAISY LOUISE VAUGHN
Mrs. Daisy Louise Vaughn Peavey, 84, died Tuesday (February 16, 2010) at Baptist Village Retirement Communities in Waycross GA, following an extended illness.
She was born Daisy Louise Vaughn on October 23, 1925, in Waycross GA.Daisy went peacefully to be with Jesus. She was the 5th of 12 children. Her parents were the late J.P. Vaughn and Vurrie Elizabeth (Laughinghouse) Vaughn.
Daisy will be remembered for so many things, and those that knew her or even just knew of her will remember her as a loyal, honest, hardworking, loving, giving, sweet, precious, and Godly woman. She met and married her soul mate, Willie Mack Peavey on July 5, 1942. They enjoyed a loving marriage until his death on June 4, 2004. They built several family businesses of which the one most remembered was Tuffy's Drive-In, which was opened in 1953 in memory of their son Jessie Lawton, who died at the age of 2 1/2. Everyone who ever went to Tuffy's was greeted by her sweet smile and twinkling blue eyes. People came from all around to sample her foot long hotdogs with chili or slaw and her famous banana splits. She was known to many as Aunt Daisy, Miss Aunt Daisy, or Mama Daisy. She had such a generous and giving spirit. She loved her family so much and all the others who were like family that were just drawn to her. She was truly a gift and blessing to everyone. She worked so hard and never complained. She will be missed so much, but we are so thankful to have the assurance that she is at peace with a healthy Alzheimer's free mind and a healthy body, resting in the arms of Jesus.
Survivors include two daughters, Hester Guest (husband Clyde) of Lake Park, Delores Nichols of Jasper; a son, Alex Peavey (wife Marilyn) of Blackshear; four sisters, Eloyce Dixon of Waycross, Faye Clark (husband James) of Miami, FL, Carolyn Sowell (husband Gene) of Hamlet, NC, Betty Howard of Waycross; two brothers, Bill Vaughn of Waycross, Gene Vaughn (wife Patsy) of Brunswick; her Grandchildren include Clyde Bennett Guest III (Barbara), Christopher Burton Guest (Lisa), Heather Guest Dawkins (Spencer) Deborah Ann Guest Metts (Scott), Richard Edward Peavey (Wendy), Raymond John Peavey, Deceased - Willie Mack Peavey III, Milton Alex Peavey, Jr. (Jodi), Millie Alexis Meeker (Robert), Jonathan Philip Nichols (Lisa), Jared Prescott Nichols, Jillian Nicole Nichols. She had 16 great grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild.
A graveside service will be held 3:00 p.m. Saturday (February 20, 2010) at Oakland Cemetery. The family will be receiving friends at Music Funeral Home Friday night from 6 until 8.
The family request in lieu of flowers for memorials to be sent to Hospice Satilla, 317 Plant Ave. Waycross, GA 31501. Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.musicfuneralhome.com.
Source : Music funeral home .com
(PEAVEY) GLADYS GREER
In loving memory of Gladys Peavey Greer, 96, of Fitzgerald, Georgia, died Thursday, April 8, 2004, at White Oak Manor in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Graveside services will be held at 11 A.M., Monday, April 12, 2004, at Evergreen Cemetery, Fitzgerald, with Rev. Terry Cole officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 7:00 until 9:00 Sunday evening.
Mrs. Greer is survived by her daughter: Betty Nell Greer Gould, Charlotte, N.C.; three grandchildren: Dr. David Gould, III, Tom Greer Gould, and Vanessa Tomberlin; five great-grandchildren: Will Gould, Ben Gould, Sarah Anne Gould, Katie Gould, and Chris Tomberlin.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Ward Greer, one daughter, Elaine Poole, and a great-granddaughter, Maranda Tomberlin.
Source: Paulk Burke Funeral Home, Fayetteville GA Apr 2004
Hope Annabelle Peavey, age 7 months, of Stockbridge, GA died Thursday February 15, 2007.
Hope is survived by her parents, James P. and Sarabeth C. Peavey; sister, Faith Elizabeth Peavey, all of Stockbridge, GA; maternal grandmother, Beverly Wallace, Griffin, GA and paternal grandparents, Johnny and Phyllis Peavey, Warner Robins, GA.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00AM on Saturday February 17, 2007 at the chapel of Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors with Dr. Tim Dowdy officiating.
Interment will follow at Baldwin Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Friday February 16, 2007 from 2:00-4:00pm and 6:00-8:00pm at the funeral home.
Those who wish may sign the online guest registry at www.cannon-cleveland.com Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors,
Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on 2/16/2007 by the family
PEAVEY, JIMMY Jr.
March 30, 1963 -- April 28, 2004
James Edward "Jimmy" Peavy Jr., of 2594 Clay Brown Road died Wednesday, April 28, 2004, at his home.
He was self-employed as an auto detailer.
Surviving are father, James Edward "Jimmy" Peavey Sr. of Riverdale; mother, Frances Cox Brown of Morrow; stepfather, Bonner Brown of Hartwell; sons, Tristian Sewell Suede Peavy and Cory Bonner Peavy, both of the home; and a sister, Melinda Spake.
The body was cremated, and a memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Strickland Funeral Home by the Rev. Billy Pittman. The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. before the service on Sunday.
source: Anderson Independent-Mail - (May/2/2004)
PEAVEY, KENNETH P.
Kenneth P. PEAVEY, 53, died Sunday, March 25, 2001.
Mr. Peavey was a U.S. Navy veteran of Vietnam and attended Pinckney Baptist Church.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Shepard Funeral Home, Folkston, with the Rev. James Wainright officiating. Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery, Waycross.
Survivors include his father, Paul Peavey, Waycross, his wife, Gloria Peavey; two daughters, Pamela Raulerson, Waycross, and Jennifer McClain, Athens; two brothers, Mike Peavey and Ricky Peavey, both of Waycross; his mother-in-law, Geneva Morgan, Folkston; and five grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Athens Daily News/Banner-Herald, Wednesday, March 28, 2001
GLENWOOD GA--- Services for Lavada Livingston Peavey will be at 11 a.m. Friday in Bracewell Cemetery.
Peavey, 94, died Wednesday, May 23, 2001. Daughter of the late Henry and Ida Harden Livingston, she was a homemaker and member of Rock Springs Baptist Church. She was the widow of John W. Peavey.
Survivors include her grandchildren Michelle Harrell and Lynn Bassett, both of Dublin; and great-grandchildren Joshua Harrell, Michael Harrell and Jeremey Bassett, all of Dublin, and John Bassett Jr. of East Dublin.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 tonight in Townsend Brothers Funeral Home, Dublin.
Source: genealogy buff dot com
PEAVEY, LUKE A.
Luke A. Peavey, 91, retired chief master sergeant U.S. Air Force, died Sunday, Feb. 22, 2009, in Marietta, Ga.
Born Feb. 11, 1918, in Grand Rapids, Minn., he was the sixth of 13 children. He was a gifted athlete and man of many talents.
He joined the Army Air Corps at the beginning of World War II. He was trained in the first military radar class and trained technicians throughout his career in the art of modern air traffic control radar systems. During World War II, he saw action on three continents. By luck, he missed one scheduled mission that was shot down, with all aboard perishing. He credits his survival to the intercession of the Blessed Virgin and maintained a lifelong devotion.
In 1948, he and his family moved to Biloxi, Miss., for the first of many assignments at Keesler Air Force Base as an instructor. He also had tours in Taiwan, Germany, Arizona and Illinois. He and his family returned to Biloxi following retirement from the Air Force in 1964.
He was an active member of Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Cathedral parish in Biloxi.
After Hurricane Katrina, he was evacuated to Washington and later relocating to Marietta.
In 1992, he was preceded in death by his wife of 47 years, Marian Peavey.
Surviving are three children, Jim Peavey of Atlanta; Geraldine Lyons and husband Jan and Mary Ricketson and husband Bill Killen, of Murphy; and grandson, Lee Ricketson of Cambridge, Mass.
The family will receive friends at 9 a.m. Friday, March 6, at Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Cathedral in Biloxi, followed by Mass of the Resurrection at 9:30 a.m. Burial will follow at Biloxi National Cemetery with full military honors.
Cremation Society of the South, Marietta, is in charge.
Source: Cherokee Scout ..NC� Tuesday, March 3, 2009
Mrs. Marian (Daley) Peavey, 86, of Douglas, Ga., passed away Thursday, October 21, 2004, at her home following an extended illness.
Survivors include: one daughter, Marian Elizabeth Ross of Woodbury, Tenn., two sons, James Barry Peavey of Douglas, Ga., and Bernard Franklin Peavey, Jr., of Kissimee, Fla., five grandchildren and ten great grandchildren.
Graveside services and interment were held at 2 p.m., Saturday, October 23, 2004, at the Evergreen Cemetery near Fitzgerald, Ga., with Rev. George C. Paulk officiating.
Sims Funeral Home of Douglas, Ga., was in charge of the arrangements.
Valdosta Daily Times - (Oct/31/2004)
PEAVEY, MYRTIS A.
PEAVY, Mrs. Myrtis A., died last Wednesday morning, the remainder (rather lengthy) is unreadable; Vol. 2, No. 34, August 14, 1874, page 3.
Meriwether County, GA - Newspapers Obits
Submitted by Gloria Peavey Cole
Peavey, Paul, 68, died Feb. 1, 1999 at Wayne Memorial Hospital. He was born in Fulton County and lived in Wayne County since 1996. He was a brick mason.
Graveside Service was held Tuesday in Jesup City Cemetery.
Gordon-Harrison Funeral Home, Jesup.
PEAVEY, PAUL GEORGE
Mr. Paul George Peavey, 92, died Thursday (March 24, 2011) at Waycross Health and Rehabilitation. He was born in Douglas GA on Dec 14, 1918.
He was a native of Douglas but had lived most of his life in Waycross. He was preceded in death by his wife, Reba May Roberson Peavey; four sons, Deloach Peavey, Kenneth Peavey, Mike Peavey and Ricky Peavy; and his parents, Alvin Lawton Peavey and Mattie Robbins Peavey.
He was former owner of Peavey and Son Heating and Cooling. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II. He was a member of Cornerstone Church of God, Veterans of Foreign War and Disabled American Veterans.
Survivors include six grandchildren, Cheryl Prevatt, Pamela Bagley and Michael Peavey all of Waycross, David Peavey of Columbus, Robin Peavey and Paul Peavey both of Little Rock, AR; and ten great grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held 2:00 p.m. Sunday (March 27, 2011) at Music Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery. The family will be receiving friends at the funeral home Saturday night from 6 until 8.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.musicfuneralhome.com.
Source: Music Funeral Home, Waycross GA
PEAVEY, ROSE L.
Rose L. Peavey, 82, went home on Sunday, April 14, 2013 to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.
Rose was born on August 13, 1930 in Alamo, Georgia, and resided in Bonaire, GA, the daughter of the late Christopher Columbus Clark and Minnie Lee Brown Clark. She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Maxwell Peavey; great-granddaughter, Hope Annabelle Peavey; brothers, Ruffus, Walden, Jasper, Oscar, and Irwin Clark; and sister, Lucille Jackson.
She was previously employed at Robins Air Force Base and was a member of Second Baptist Church, Warner Robins and the Faith and Harmony Sunday School Class.
Her memory will forever be treasured by her son, Johnny and wife, Phyllis of Bonaire; grandson, James and wife Sarabeth; great-granddaughters, Faith, Gloria, Grace, and Joy, all of Stockbridge; and brothers, Cecil Clark of Lagrange and Addison Clark of Hazlehurst.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, April 17, 2013 in the chapel of McCullough Funeral Home with interment following in Magnolia Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Reverend Art Fowler will officiate. The family will accept flowers, or memorial donations may be given to the Second Baptist Church Building Fund, 2504 Moody Road, Warner Robins, GA 31088.
Source: Magnolia Funeral Home, GA �& The Warner Roberts Patriot
PEAVEY, RICKEY JOHN
Died Sept. 29, 2004
Waycross Journal-Herald, Ware County GA
PEAVEY, RUBY JOYCE JOHNS
Ruby Joyce Johns Peavey, 76, Fayetteville, died Dec. 18, 2006.
She was born June 18, 1930 in Fulton County. She was preceded in death by her husband, J.B. Peavy, and sons, Gary Peavy and Rodney Peavy.
Services were at the Carl J. Mowell chapel with the Rev. Dennis Watson officiating.
Survivors include children, Brenda and Kenny Harp, Fayetteville, Linda Whiting, Acworth, Glenda and Michael Spring, Smyrna, and Susan and Jim Thompson, Fayetteville; grandchildren, Melissa and Jeremy Higgins, Johnny Spring, Gloria and Andy Singleton, Natalie Spring, Adam Thompson, Christopher Whiting, and Christine and Danny Davis; great-grandchildren, Jason Higgins, Jackson Higgins, Alexandria Singleton, Christopher Singleton, and Blake Whiting; a brother, Louie Johns Jr.; and sisters, Hazel Johns, Virginia Peavy, Margaret Scott, Lillie Caldwell, and Polly Clackum. Carl J. Mowell & Son
Interment was at Crest Lawn Memorial Park, Atlanta.
From �The Citizen� Fayetteville, GA, Tue, 12/26/2006 - 4:26pm
PEAVEY, WAYNE M.
Wayne M. Peavey, 70, of Fitzgerald died Wednesday, May 26, 2010 at his residence.
Funeral services will be 2 P.M., Sunday, May 30, 2010 at the Paulk Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. B.J. Funk officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home in Fitzgerald from 7-9 Saturday evening.
Mr. Peavey was born August 26, 1939 in Greenville, Mississippi to the late James M. and Marie Wright Peavey. He grew up in Fitzgerald, moving back in 2000 from Athens where he lived for thirty years. Mr. Peavey graduated from Fitzgerald High School in 1957 and received his Industrial Management Degree from Georgia Tech in 1962. He was a retired insurance adjustor for Allstate Insurance Co. and served in the United States Marine Reserves. Mr. Peavey was a member of the Elks Club and former member of the Jaycees. He was an avid supporter of the Clarke Central High School Band Boosters.
Mr. Peavey is survived by his wife: Rachel W. Peavey of Fitzgerald; children: Donna Clair Peavey & Micha Bockstadt of Munich, Germany, Keith B. & Kerra Peavey of Odenton, MD and Barry & Brandy Peavey of Fitzgerald; 7 grandchildren; brothers: Lane Peavey of Athens and Lamar Peavey of Marietta; brother-in-law: Larry Zane & Mary Joy White of Russellville, AL as well as several nieces and nephews. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by a grandson, Sean Mallory Peavey.
The family suggests that memorials be made to the Fitzgerald-Ben Hill Humane Society.
Source: Paulk Burke Funeral Home, Fitzgerald GA May 2010
Anne Daniel Peavy, 86, of Fitzgerald, GA died Wednesday, January 12, 2011 at Dorminy Medical Center.
Graveside services will be held at 2 P.M., Sunday, January 16, 2011, in Evergreen Cemetery with Dr. Mike Ruffin officiating. The family will receive friends from 7-8 Saturday evening at the funeral home.
Mrs. Peavy was born September 21, 1924 in Fitzgerald to the late W. Lester and Alda Hunter Daniel. She was a 1942 graduate of Fitzgerald High School. A former resident of Atlanta, she lived in Fitzgerald most of her life and was a member of the First Baptist Church. Mrs. Peavy was an avid Braves fan.
She is survived by her daughter-in-law: Patricia Williams of Goose Creek, SC; brother, James (Charlotte) Daniel of Griffin, GA; granddaughters: Linda Beiber of Pooler,GA and Lynn Williams of Bluffton, SC; step grandsons, Carl Hontz of Phoenix City, AL and Robert Hontz of Yulee, FL; great grandson, Kyle Bieber of Pooler, GA and great grand daughter, Reiley Williams of Bluffton, SC.. Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Emory C. Peavy, a son, Greg H. Williams and 3 brothers.
Source: Paulk Funeral Homedotcom, Fitzgerald GA
PEAVY, MAMIE ANNELL
Mamie Annell Newsome Peavy of Milledgeville died Dec. 31, 2012 at Cherry Blossom Health and Rehabilitation Center in Macon.
Mrs. Peavy was born in Milledgeville on October 6, 1926, to Joseph Lawrence Newsome and Mary Ola Cannon Newsome. She lived most of her life in Baldwin County but resided in Macon for some number of years. She worked at J.P. Stevens Co. later operated a home daycare center. She was a member of Ramah Primitive Baptist Church in Gordon.
Mrs. Peavy is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, The Rev. Dr. Thomas O. Peavy Sr. and Rita Long Peavy of Columbus, Ga.; grandsons, Thomas O. Peavy Jr. of Auburn, Ala., and Gregory Allen Garrett of Utah; granddaughters, Erin Nicole Peavy of Milledgeville, Leigh Ann Everett (Richard) of Ball Ground, Mary Radford (Charles) of Swainsboro and Jamie Peavy of Swainsboro; daughter-in-law, Madell Portwood Peavy of Swainsboro; brother Charles Nathaniel Newsome (Mildred) of Kansas City, Mo., as well as a number of great-grand children, nieces and nephews and other relatives.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Peavy was predeceased by her husband Ostine Peavy, daughter Jewell Peavy Garrett and son James Allen Peavy; brothers, Joseph Mason Newsome and Edgar Thomas Newsome; sisters, Hassie Ilene Smith and Mary Pauline (Polly) Smith.
Funeral services for Mrs. Peavy will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, in Williams Funeral Home Chapel of Milledgeville with the Rev. Dr. Thomas Peavy and the Rev. Larry Glover officiating. Family visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the service hour. Burial will be in Baldwin Memorial Gardens.
Williams Funeral Home of Milledgeville has charge of arrangements.
Source : The Union Recorder, Milledgeville GA
PEAVY, ANNIE RUTH
Services for Annie Ruth Peavy, 89, of Pinehurst, will be 2P.M. Tuesday, December 10, 2002 at Liberty Baptist Church of Pinehurst with interment at Liberty Cemetery of Pinehurst.
Mrs. Peavy died Sunday, December 8, 2002 in a Montezuma nursing home. Born in Dooly County, she was the daughter of the late Marcus Thompson and Clemmie Hardison Thompson. She was a homemaker, a member of Liberty Baptist Church. She attended the Ladies Sunday School Class and lived in Dooly County all her life.
Mrs. Peavy was preceded in death by her husband, Otha Peavy and a grandson, Chip Bailey. Survivors include children, Myrna P. Bailey of Pinehurst; brother: Q.W. Thompson of Oglethorpe; grandchildren, Bruce Bailey, Rena Dickerson and Leslie Mashburn; great-grandchildren: Beth Bailey, Ben Bailey, Brandon Bailey, Taylor Dickerson, Will Mashburn and Abby Mashburn. The family may be contacted at 8935 Calhoun Road, Pinehurst
Source: Brannen-NeSmith Funeral Home of Vienna GA.
Source: The Macon Telegraph�GA � Dec. 9, 2002
(PEAVY) AZARINE HOLDER
Family-Placed Death Notice
Azarine Peavy Holder, age 83, of Atlanta, GA died peacefully August 4, 2008. Azarine was an example of strength to all that loved her " BELOVED" and will be missed beyond words.
Azarine was preceded in death by her parents Robert and Matilda Peavy, husband, Lorenzo Holder, and sons, John L. Holder, Bobby L. Holder and James R. Holder.
She is survived by daughters, Betty J. Wilson (Jack), Debbie C. Harris (Herbert), Pamela D. Holder, and Ahearingday Holder-Nwousu; sons, Robert L. Holder (Charlene) and Cosmo Holder; 24 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, 10 great great-grandchildren and a host of other family and friends.
Homegoing service will be held on Saturday, August 9, 2008, 1 PM at Fidelity A.M.E., 1913 Main St., Atlanta, GA. Elijah S. Shafah, Pastor. Viewingtoday, Tuesday , from 5-9 PM
Interment will follow at Lincoln Cemetery. Family and friends are asked to assemble at 12 NOON, 1315 Bolton Rd., Atlanta, GA on the day of service. The family will also receive friends at the residence during this time. Willie A. Watkins Historical West End Chapel, 1003 Ralph D. Abernathy Blvd., SW
Source: Atlanta Journal Constution, GA-- 8-5-2008
PEAVY, BETTY JEAN
Ms Betty Jean Peavy. 75, of Felton passed away Sunday. Oct 16, 2011 . Ms. Peavy was born in Atlanta on Aug 1, 1936. She was the daughter of the late Alfred Peavy and the late Mozelle Roberts Peavy. Ms Peavy was a retired insurance underwriter.
Survivors include her partner Sue Massey of Felton, pets Patti, Ruby and Booboo and a number of other relatives.
Private memorial services will be conducted at a later date. Hutcheson�s Memorial chapel & Crematory of Buchanan is in charge of the arrangements.
Source: Hutcheson�s Memorial Chapel, Buchanan GA
PEAVY, BOBBY LEE
FORT VALLEY, GA
Funeral services for Bobby Lee Peavy will be held 3P.M., Thursday, February 13, 2003 at Zenith Road Baptist Church (formerly Benevolence). Rev. Mac Goddard and Rev. David Williams will officiate. Interment will be in the church cemetery.
Mr. Peavy, 70, passed away Tuesday, February 11, 2003. Mr. Peavy was born in Dooly County and was a member of Zenith Road Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Otis V. Peavy and Annie Mae Christmas Peavy.-Survivors include his wife, Nell B. Peavy of Fort Valley; children, Ronnie Peavy of Fort Valley, Steve Peavy of Ridgeway, SC, Chuck Martin of Wildwood, FL, Tony Peavy of Ellaville, Bill Martin of Butler, Bobbie Ann Smith of Ellaville, Bradley L. Peavy of Ft. Valley; twenty-three grandchildren; five great-grandchildren.
Donations may be made to Zenith Road Baptist Church, 4744 Zenith Mill Road, Fort Valley, GA 31030.-Goddard Funeral Home of Roberta has charge of arrangements.
source: The Macon Telegraph�GA � Feb. 13, 2003
PEAVY, CALVIN E.
Mr. Peavy died Saturday, July 3, 2004, at his residence in Unadilla. He was a native of Dooly County and member of Zion Hill Baptist Church. He was a self employed painter and served in the U. S. Merchant Marines.
He is survived by his wife, Cara Lee Peavy of Unadilla; six sons, Dwain (Janet) Peavey of Cordele, James Larry (Karon) Brown of Kathleen, Merrell (Pat) Peavy of Franklin, NC, Jason (Tricia) Peavy of Unadilla, Calvin E. Peavy, Jr. and Marty Ron Peavy both of Perry; four daughters: Debra (Randy) Warren of Cordele, Barbara (Mack) Rainey of Perry, Dale (Johnny) Singletary of Eastman and Diane Daniels of Vienna; two sisters, Myrtice Stokes of Warner Robins and Mattie Lou Robinson of Bonaire; twenty-four grandchildren and twenty-two great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by a son, Kenneth Brown, and a daughter, Sandra Jackson.
Funeral services for Mr. Peavy will be held at 11A.M., Tuesday, July 6, 2004, in the chapel of Hughes & Wright Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Harmony Baptist Church Cemetery in Dooly County. -Visitation will be on Monday, July 5, 2004 from 7:00 until 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Clavin E. Peavy Sr. Memorial Fund at Flag Bank, 1921 Highway 41, Unadilla, GA 31091
source: The Macon Telegraph�GA - July 5, 2004
Cathy Peavy, age 55, of 727 Mulberry Street, Unadilla, died Tuesday, July 31, 2007, at her residence.
Born in Dooly Countyon on Nov 10, 1951 she was the daughter of the late Eugene W. Marshall, Jr. and Eva Bullard Marshall. Cathy was a faithful member of Unadilla United Methodist Church where she served as Choir Director, chairperson of Council on Ministries, MYF Director and served on the Bereavement Committee. She was also a member of the Friends of Faith Sunday School Class, taught children and youth in Sunday School, participated in small group bible study and was a member and officer of the Juanita Brannen Friendship Circle and UMW unit. Cathy was the former owner/operator of Cathy's Beauty Salon.
Survivors are husband: David Peavy of Unadilla, daughter: Tanya Peavy of Unadilla, sister: Vicki Milton (Harley) of Tifton, and brother: Gene Marshall (Mary Jo) of Unadilla
Several nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM Thursday, August 2, 2007 United Methodist Church. Interment will follow in Walnut Cemetery.
The family may be contacted at the residence, 727 Mulberry Street, Unadilla.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Unadilla UMC, c/o Christine Collins, 9365 Third District Road, Unadilla, GA 31091.
Source: Brannen-NeSmith Funeral Home of Unadilla GA
PEAVY, CHARLES F. �CHUCK�
Family-Placed Death Notice
Mr. Charles "Chuck" F. Peavy, age 46, of Snellville, died June 8, 2008 at Emory University Hospital from complications of heart disease while awaiting a heart transplant. Chuck was born in Decatur to Jane and Freddy Peavy on January 1, 1962.
He graduated from Lithonia High School and later served his country in the U. S. Army. Chuck was an avid fan of NASCAR, enjoyed golfing and vintage motocross racing and golf, but his biggest accomplishment was being a daddy to his three small children. Chuck and his family are members of Cannon United Methodist Church in Snellville.
Chuck is survived by his wife, Cindi; children; Julia, Megan and Matt; parents Jane and Freddy Peavy and several aunts, uncles and cousins. He will also be missed by his many friends and coworkers
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, June 11, 2008 in the chapel of A. S. Turner and Sons Funeral Home at 1 PM. Pastor Phil Gambill will officiate. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, June 10, from 2 to 4 and 7 till 9 PM at Turner's.
In lieu of flowers, the family request memorials be made to the Peavy Family Fund c/o Bank of America, Head Teller, 840 Oak Road, Lawrenceville, GA 30044. This fund will be used to defray the medical expenses Chuck incurred during his long stay in the hospital. Chuck's wishes were to spread awareness of the importance of an organ donor, as it affects people of all ages. A. S. Turner & Sons
Source: The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on 6/10/2008.
6 August 1911
The Atlanta Constitution / Peavy Case Hushed
Macon, Ga., August 5 -- (Special) -- No prosecutions will follow the death of Charles Peavy, who was killed in a disreputable house last week.
The brother of the deceased, Buford C. Peavy, of Cordele, Ga., came to Macon today and investigated his brother's death. He afterwards stated that while there were suspicious circumstances and some things that he could not understand, he was satisfied that Eva Goodwin, the 19-year-old girl, wielded the knife which killed Peavy. The officers accepted his theory and the investigation has been dropped.
PEAVY, CLYDE S.
Services for Clyde S. Peavy will be at 3 p.m. Wednesday in Walnut Cemetery, Unadilla. Peavy, 86, died Monday, Jan. 24, 2000. She was a member of First Baptist Church.
Survivors include her daughter, Angelyn Jones of Unadilla; sister, Eunice Pickard of Unadilla; two grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
Family will be at 521 N. Third St. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to First Baptist Church of Unadilla, P.O. Box 250, Unadilla 31091. Bowen-NeSmith Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.
Source: The Macon Telegraph�GA - Jan 25, 2000
Coleman Peavy, 69, of Kingsland, Ga., died Saturday, Nov. 15, 2003, at The Hospice of The Golden Isles after an extended illness. He was born Nov. 10, 1934, in Dublin, Ga., to the late Willie E. and Mayfield peavy. He had been a resident of Kingsland for the past 36 years coming from Laurens County. Coleman was retired from Rhone Poulene and from the City of Kingsland.
He is preceded in death by his wife of 31 years, Mary Peavy.
Coleman is survived by two daughters, Sonya Brazell and husband Danny of Kingsland, Karen Crump and husband Don of Valdosta; a son, Bruce Peavy of Kingsland; two sisters, Barbara Sue Waller of Wrightsville, Ga., Nettie Sammons of Dublin, Ga.; two brothers, Herschel Peavy of St. Simons Island, Ga., Harold Peavy of Dublin; five grandchildren, Brian Peavy, Lori Brazell, Andrew Brazell, Mary Kate Crump, Benjamin Crump.
The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Monday, Nov. 17, at Edo Miller Camden Chapel. Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 18, at Oak Grove Cemetery in St. Mary's with the Rev. Vernon Dillingham officiating. -- Edo Miller Camden Chapel
source: Americus Times Recorder - (Nov/18/2003)
PEAVY, COLLIS EDGAR
Collis E Peavy, 79, died Feb. 13, 2000 Mr. Peavy was born in Dooly Co. and had lived in Macon for the past 51 years. He was a member of Houston Heights Baptist Church and a member of Woodmen of the World. He was retired from Armstrong World Industries.
He served in the U.S. Army during WWII and was a lifetime member of the VFW.
Survivors: daughter and son-in-law, Faye and Freddie Davis of Macon; daughter, Carol Cooper of Wayside; son and daughter-in-law, Ray and Miki Peavy of Macon; grandchildren, Jeff Davis, Ken Davis and Kim Davis Cook, all of Macon, Colby Cooper of Wayside, Dallas Peavy and Cheyenne Peavy, both of Macon; brother, James W. Peavy of Unadilla; sister, Irene Humphries of Gray; six grandchildren.
Memorials: Hospice of Central Ga., P.O. Box 6533, Macon 31208. Family will be at 3274 Sandy Circle. Crest Lawn Funeral Home has charge of arrangements. Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens.
Source: The Macon Telegraph�GA � Feb. 15, 2000
PEAVY, DAISY Mrs.
Mrs. Daisy W. Peavy, 90, a retired seamstress, of 255 Fairview Drive, died Thursday, Sept. 11, 1997, at her residence.
The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Harlem United Methodist Church with the Revs. Wayne Smith and Robert Blankenship officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Atlanta.
Mrs. Peavy, a native of Colquitt County, had retired from Rich's Department Stores as a seamstress and a member of Harlem United Methodist Church.
Survivors include two sisters, Ora Reynolds, Atlanta, and Martha Rodgers, Newborn; and three grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Travis Martin, William Jackson, Joe Rodgers, Arlen Nix, Jason Sanford and Lewis Nix.
Memorials may be made to Harlem United Methodist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 63, Harlem. Friends may call at the residence. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Starling Funeral Home.
Source: The Augusta Chronicle�GA- Sep. 12, 1997
PEAVY, DENNIS TERRY
Dennis Terry "Mater Man" Peavy, 57, died Tuesday, December 31, 2002.
Services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at the chapel of Moores Funeral Home in Milledgeville with burial to follow in Black Springs Church Cemetery.
Mr. Peavy was a native and resident of Baldwin County, but had made his home in Albany for the past five and a half years. He was employed with Georgia Power Company and was a Navy veteran of the Vietnam War.
Survivors include his sons, Todd P. Peavy and Randy Peavy, both of Milledgeville; his girlfriend and children, Linda Kirkwood of Albany, Joshua Kirkwood, Ryan Kirkwood and Cassy Kirkwood; brother and sisters, Otis Peavy of Milledgeville, Runelle Bustin, and Dorothy Jones of Eatonton, Barbara Larson, Juanita Hardee, Joyce Miller, Shirley Etheridge all of Milledgeville, Elizabeth Craig of Warner Robins; five grandchildren, Charles Oscar Peavy, Tyler Terrell Peavy, Dianna Gail Peavy, Damon Peavy and Shane Peavy.
Visitation will be from 6 p.m.-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Source: Albany Herald GA�Moores Funeral Home
Donald Peavy, age 82, of 1940 Calhoun Road, Vienna, died Thursday, October 18, 2007, at Crisp Regional Hospital in Cordele.
Born in Dooly County, he was the son of the late J. C. Peavy and Lizzie Edwards Peavy. He was a US Army veteran of WWII and a retired farmer. He was a member of Smyrna Baptist Church where he served as a Deacon and was a member of the Mens Bible Class. Donald enjoyed sharing his musical talent at many area churches and nursing homes. He was preceded in death by his wife, Cynthia S. Peavy.
Survivors include:Daughters: Donna Faye Cross (Lee) of Pinehurst and Shirley Keene of Vienna; Sons: Rodney Peavy (Marlin) of Vienna and Mike Peavy (Kathy) of Vienna 5grandchildren and 3 Great Grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at 11:00 AM Saturday, October 20, 2007 in Smyrna Baptist Church with interment in Vienna City Cemetery.
The family will greet friends from 6 - 8 PM Friday, October 19 at the funeral home or may be contacted at the residence of Shirley Keene, 1395 Calhoun Road, Vienna.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the donor's favorite charity.
Source: Brannen-NeSmith Funeral Home of Vienna GA
(PEAVY) DORIS GIBSON
Doris (Peavy) Gibson, 81, died Friday, May 22, 2009 at a Washington County medical facility after a courageous battle with cancer.
Services will be held at the Tennille Baptist Church at 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 26, 2009, with interment following at Washington County Memorial Gardens. Services will be conducted by the Rev. Mark Jones, Mike Adams and Danny Thomas
The family can be contacted at the Gibson home in Tennille.
Mrs. Gibson had lived in Tennille her entire life. She helped her husband establish and operate Gibson�s Television and Radio Service. At age 71, she joined the volunteer group at the local hospital and continued her service until her illness kept her from working. In 2009, she received her pin for donating more than 8,000 hours to the hospital. Her main service was with the staff in the Physical Therapy Department where she was known for her beautiful smile and dedication for helping the patients. She also assisted with blood drives and other activities connected with the hospital.
She was a member of the Tennille Baptist Church where she taught in the children�s Sunday School program for more than 16 years and has been a member of the Adult Sunday School Class for many years.
Tending to the needs of her husband who had Alzheimer�s for 14 years and tending to the needs of a grandson with leukemia demonstrated her love of and dedication to family. Her love and compassion for others was evident as she served others. Her strong faith in God allowed her to deal with the loss of family members and to deal with her health issues with hope and a strong sense of peace.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, Allen Gibson; parents, Arthur and Orie Peavy; grandsons, Christopher Caneega, Jeff Caneega and Brent Caneega; a son-in-law, Clark Gravelle; brother, Arthur Peavy Jr.
Due to her great love of flowers, floral arrangements honoring �Miss Doris� will be lovingly appreciated. The family also suggests donations to the Physical Therapy Department or the Volunteers of the Washington County Regional Medical Center, P.O. Box 636, Sandersville, GA 31082; The Tennille Baptist Church, P.O. Box 402, Tennille, GA 31089; the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 632, Sandersville, GA 31082 or one�s favorite charity.
Pallbearers will be Bryant Poss, Lester Peavy, Johnny Peavy, Raymond Peavy, Emory Trawick, David Nolan, Michael Caneega and Zac Keyton.
Honorary escorts will be the volunteers and members of the Physical Therapy Department of the Washington County Regional Medical Center.
May & Smith Funeral Directors, 1119 Riddleville Road, Sandersville, is in charge of the arrangements.
Source: The Union Recorder, Milledgeville GA
PEAVY, ELEANOR (TIPPETT)
Eleanor Tippett Peavy, age 95, of Vienna, born Sep 3, 1914 , died Sunday, September 6, 2009, at Crisp Regional Hospital in Cordele. Born in Wilcox County, she was the daughter of the late George Tippett and Callie Dickerson Tippett. She was a homemaker, a member of Smyrna Baptist Church, the WMU and the Dorcas Sunday School Class.
She was preceded in death by her husband, James William Peavy and by a son, James Tippett Peavy. Survivors include: Children: Ezekiel Edward Peavy (Tish) of Vienna Eleanor Sue Powell (Leonard) of Dublin Callie Patricia Shuman (Jack) of Cordele Daughter-in-law: Jean Peavy of Vienna Grandchildren: Joseph Tippett Peavy (Amy) of Alma Tiffany Peavy Reinson (Kyle) of Rochester, NY Michael Edward Peavy of Waleska Kathy Peavy Beavers (Kenny) of Lilly Connie Powell Scott (Philip) of Dublin Carron Danielle Powell of Dublin Great Grandchildren: Jacob Peavy, Caroline Peavy, Tippett Reinson, Sarah Peavy, Brittany Beavers, K. C. Beavers, Mary Kate Beavers, Dylan Scott, Colby Scott, Ellie Scott and John David Scott.
Funeral services will be at 11 AM Tuesday, September 8 in Smyrna Baptist Church with interment in Lane Cemetery. The family will greet friends 6 - 8 PM Monday, September 7 at the funeral home. Memorial gifts may be made to Lane Cemetery, PO Box 382, Vienna, Georgia 31092. Brannen-NeSmith Funeral Home of Vienna has charge of arrangements.
Source: Brannen NeSmith Funeral Home
At press time it is learned that Mr. Eli Peavy is dead at age 82; Vol. 10, No. 42, October 6, 1882; in the following issue an expanded announcement appears, much of it unreadable, except he moved to Meriwether from Jasper about 1839; Vol. 10, No. 43, October 13, 1882
Meriwether County, GA - Newspapers Obits
PEAVY, EMORY �FLASH�
Emory C. �Flash� Peavy, 81, of Fitzgerald, died Sunday, June 10 at Dorminy Medical Center.
Graveside services will be held 2 P.M., Wednesday, June 13, in the Evergreen Cemetery, with Rev. Kelly Brown officiating. The family will receive friends from 7 until 9 Tuesday evening at the funeral home.
Mr. Peavy was born March 18, 1926, in Tampa, Florida, to the late Carl C. and Velma Porter Peavy. He lived in the community most of his life and was service manager for Rainbow Irrigation Systems, retiring after over fifty years of service. Mr. Peavy was a member of First Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife, Anne Daniel Peavy of Fitzgerald; son & daughter-in-law, Greg H. & Pat Williams of Goose Creek, SC; 4 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild; brother, Jimmy Peavy of North Augusta, SC.
Source: Paulk Funeral Home, Fitzgerald GA
WARNER ROBINS, GA
Erin Peavy, 23, died Monday, October 14, 2002 at her residence.
Services will be held at 3:00 pm on Thursday, October 17 at Central Baptist Church with interment following in Parkway Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Wednesday from 6:00 until 9:00 pm at McCullough Funeral Home. Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 1544, Warner Robins, GA 31099.
Miss Peavy was born in Americus, Georgia. She was a 1997 graduate of Warner Robins High School and a student at Mercer University. She was the Marketing Director for Chick-Fil-A on Zebulon Road in Macon. A member of Central Baptist Church in Warner Robins, she was an active volunteer for Lighthouse Ministries and the American Cancer Society Relay for Life.
Survivors include her parents, C.H. "Bobby" Peavy and Deborah Wade Peavy, Warner Robins; brother, Daniel Peavy, Warner Robins; grandparents, Dot and Ronald Wade, Hawkinsville; Val and Wendell Peavy, Unadilla; great-grandmother, Magnus Wade, Cordele; aunts and uncles, Ronnie Wade (Kathy), Hermitage, TN; Kathy Eve (Chris), Hawkinsville; Leonard Peavy, Unadilla; Marlene Hiland (Jim), Unadilla
Source: The Macon Telegraph�GA - Oct. 16, 2002
PEAVY, ERNEST SR.
Ernest Leon Peavy, Sr., 71, of Fitzgerald, died July 16, 2011 at Dorminy Hospital in Fitzgerald. Mr. Peavy was cremated. Graveside memorial services will be held on Saturday, August 6, 2011 at 11 a.m. in the Damascus Baptist Church Cemetery near Cuthbert. Mr. Peavy, a native of Cuthbert, had lived the past nine years in Ocilla and Fitzgerald.
He was retired, a Baptist, and a veteran of the U.S. Army. Mr. Peavy was preceded in death by his parents, Leroy Jackson Peavy, Sr., and Elizabeth Hasty Peavy; and two brothers, William (Billy) Peavy and Leroy Jackson Peavy, Jr. Survivors include his son, Ernie (Jeannine) Peavy of Omaha; a daughter, Tina (Johnny) Brazwell of Arlington; a sister, Kathy (Allen) Lindsey of Cuthbert; a sister-in-law, Daphine (Leroy) Peavy of Ocilla; three grandsons: Brandon (Alison) Peavy of Omaha, Josh Brazwell and John Brazwell both of Arlington; three nephews, one niece, several great nieces and nephews, and a very special companion, Sally Peavy of Ocilla.
Arrangements by Lunsford Funeral Home Cuthbert ,br>
Source: Albany GA Herald� Aug 3, 2011
PEAVY, EUNICE (BOYKIN)
PORT WENTWORTH, GA
Eunice Boykin Peavy, 88, went home to our Father, to join angels and saints in His praise, reunited with loved ones who went on before. She died on Thursday, the 21st of May, 2009, at her son's home in Rincon, after having resided there for almost five months. Come the 13th of next month she would have celebrated her 70th Wedding Anniversary with her loving and devoted husband, Horace C. Peavy. For almost all of their nearly 70 years together, the couple lived in Port Wentworth, separated only during World War II and the Korean Conflict, and united throughout their married life with their home church, Port Wentworth Methodist.
Eunice was born in Screven County on the 9th of July, 1920, to James Henry Boykin of the Black Creek/Sheppards Switch community and Madie Louise Scott Boykin of Jackson. As a child, she was a member of Middle Ground Baptist Church, and attended school at Middle Ground and at Newington.
Eunice was preceded to Glory by her eldest son, Terry Peavy of Port Wentworth, and by eight of her ten siblings: Evelyn Floyd, Mildred Smith, Marjorie Laffitte, Earl Boykin, Oscar "T" Boykin, Helen Brazzel, Doris Harvey, and Mary Busch.
Those left to cherish her memory are her dear husband, her son Robert Peavy and his wife Nancy Brodmann Peavy with their children Joshua and Lydia of Rincon, her son Richard Peavy of Bethesda, Maryland and Atlanta, and her daughter-in-law, Barbara Mock Peavy of Port Wentworth with her children, Clay Peavy and his wife Jennifer Cornell Peavy of South Guyton, and Carla Peavy McCutchen and her husband, Jack McCutchen of Pooler. She is also survived by her great-grandchildren Peyton and Jackson McCutchen, her brother Gerald "Bubba" Boykin and his wife Margie Mixon Boykin of Port Wentworth; her sister Geraldine Boykin McGraw of Savannah, her sister-in-law Joyce Nance Boykin of Port Wentworth, her brother-in-law Cleatis Harvey and his wife Vivian of Port Wentworth, and by dozens of nieces and nephews.
Eunice Peavy was dedicated to her Lord and Savior, her husband, her family and her church. As a lifetime homemaker, she was a tireless worker at what makes a family run smoothly - loving attention - as "Darlin'," "Mama," and "Nanny." She also expressed her care to her extended family, and her church family. Eunice was a giver, having ministered with her time, her talent, her resources, her nursing, her love. She most recently participated in the Bennett-Howell Circle of the United Methodist Women, and attended the Oscar Bell-Kate Hester Sunday School Class, the members of which will be honorary pall bearers for the service.
The family would like to express their deepest appreciation for the love, concern and support expressed by so many for their beloved Wife, Mother, Grandmother, Sister and Friend. Even as our hearts grieve, for we miss her so much, our souls rejoice that she lives in blessed eternity. Her family will receive friends at the West Chatham Chapel of Stricklands Funeral Home on Memorial Day evening from 6 to 8 o'clock.
The funeral service will be held the next morning, Tuesday the 26th of May, at 11 o'clock at Port Wentworth United Methodist Church, with graveside services at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens on Bonaventure Road in Savannah. Remembrances may be given to Hospice Savannah, P.O. Box 13190, Savannah, GA 31416 or to Port Wentworth United Methodist Church, 201 Turnberry Street, Port Wentworth, GA 31407.
Friends may sign the online register book at www.stricklandandsonsfuneralhome.com . Thomas C. Strickland & Sons Funeral Homes West Chatham Chapel 901 W. Highway 80 Pooler, Ga.
Source: Savannah Morning News from 5/24 to 5/25/2009
PEAVY, EVORA TAYLOR
Evora Taylor Peavy, 84, of Austell GA died Sunday, April 6, 2008.
Services will 1 p.m. Wednesday at Mt. Harmony Memorial Gardens, with the Rev. Gary Harris officiating.
Mrs. Peavy was a floral designer for Ann's Florist for more than 20 years and she was a member of Union Grove Baptist Church.
Survivors include her two daughters, Dianna Parks and Nancy MacArthur of Austell; and six grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren and 10 great-great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at Roy Davis Funeral Home.
Roy Davis Funeral Home in Austell, GA is in charge of arrangements.
PEAVY, FRANCES ELIZABETH
Date of Birth----unknown
Date of Death---unknown sometime in 1997 per date published in article.
Vienna, Bowen-NeSmith Funeral Home, Vienna�GA
Source: The Macon Telegraph�GA - June 16, 1997
PEAVY, HORACE �TERRY�
PORT WENTWORTH, GA
Horrace �Terry� Peavy died Friday, Oct. 26, 2007, at his home. The Chatham County native was a member of Port Wentworth United Methodist Church and retired from Stone Container.
Survivors include his wife, Barbara Peavy of Port Wentworth; two children, Clay Peavy of South Guyton and Carla Peavy McCutchen and Jack McCutchen Jr. of Rincon; two grandchildren, Peyton and Jackson McCutchen; his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Horace Peavy of Port Wentworth; two brothers, Richard Peavy of Washington, D.C., and Robert Peavy of Rincon; a niece and several nephews.
Funeral services were Monday at Port Wentworth United Methodist Church. Burial was in Hillcrest West Cemetery on Dean Forest Road.
Thomas C. Strickland & Sons Funeral Homes, West Chatham Chapel. 748-2444.
Source: Savannah Morning News, GA
(PEAVY), IRENE HUMPHRIES
Irene Peavy Humphries, 89, passed away late Friday in a local hospital. Daughter of the late F.H. and Lucy Bryant Peavy, she was a native of Dooly County, but had made her home in Twiggs County most of her adult life. Widow of Buford Humphries, she was a homemaker and a Baptist.
Survivors include daughter, Mary H. Roberts, Gray; son, Marvin Humphries, Guyton; brother, James W. Peavy, Unadilla; eight grandchildren; eighteen great-grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
Funeral services, will be Monday, 2 P.M. in Williams Memorial Chapel in White Columns Funeral Home with Mr. Larry Huckeba officiating. Interment will follow in Westview Cemetery in Milledgeville. William -White Columns Funeral Home of Gordon is in charge of arrangements.
Source: The Macon Telegraph�GA � Oct. 26, 2003
JoAnn Peavy, born April 23, 1953, age 58 of Monroe, passed away Wednesday, May 4, 2011. Funeral Services will be held 2 PM Saturday, May 7, 2011 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Pastor Larry Cannon will officiate. Burial at East Shadowlawn Memorial Gardens, Lawrenceville, GA.
She was preceded in death by father, Roscoe Humphries & sister, Susan Duvall. Mrs. Peavy is survived by Husband of 38 years: Terry Peavy, Monroe; Children: Tosha & Jimmy Sorrells, Loganville; Michael Humphries, Monroe; Teresa & Terry York, Buford; Terry & April Peavy, Monroe; Mother: Jean Marshall, Loganville; Brothers & Sisters-in-law: Danny & Deborah Humphries, Lawrenceville; Paul & Teri Humphries, Loganville; Brother: Ronnie Humphries, Loganville; Sisters & Brothers-in-law: Patricia & Ricky Weathers, Buford; Debra & Bill Peavy, Suwanee; Kathy & J. R. Darsey, Monroe; 12 Grandchildren; 2 Great Grandchildren; Several Nieces, Nephews & Cousins.
Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to Terry Peavy. The family will receive friends from 6 to 9 PM Thursday, May 5, 2011, 10 AM- 9 PM Friday May 6, 2011 & 10 AM to 2 PM Saturday, May 7, 2011 at Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Rd. SW, Lawrenceville, Ga. 30046. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com
Source: Tim Stewart funeral Home , Lawrenceville , GA
(PEAVY) JULIA ANN FRIEND
Julia �Judy� Ann Peavy Friend, 71, born Wed April 10, 1940 of Ft. Valley, died Saturday, October 22. A memorial service will be held at 3:00P.M., Sunday, October 30, at Peachtree Baptist Church, Byron.
Born in Telfair County, Ms. Friend was the daughter of the late Nelson A. and Vada Irvin Peavy. A member of Peachtree Baptist Church, she was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert Lewis Friend and a son, Michael Bustamante.
Survivors include her children, Jimmy Jeffries, Fred Jeffries, Karen Wriedt, and Sandra Lear, all of Warner Robins, Serena Rabideau of Virginia Beach, VA, and Brian Bustamante of Byron; brothers and sisters, Ken Peavy of Forest Park, Larry Peavy of Stockbridge and Eric Peavy of Michigan, Bunny White of Ft. Valley, and Jewell Purvis of Alamo. Thirteen grandchildren and one great-grandchild also survive.
Source: Vaughn Funeral Home, Byron GA
Lila Peavy, age 89, of Vienna, died Saturday at Pineview Health Care Center. Born in Dooly County, she was the daughter of the late Lewis Franklin Peavy and Lunnie Williams Peavy.
She worked at Robins Air Force Base and was a member of Vienna First Baptist Church. -She is survived by a number of nieces/nephews and cousins.
Graveside services will be at 2P.M. Monday, February 28 in Vienna City Cemetery. Friends may register online at www.brannen-nesmith.com. -Brannen-NeSmith Funeral Home of Vienna has charge of arrangements.
Source: The Telegraph on February 28, 2011
PEAVY, LOUISE BARTON
– Louise Barton Peavy, 94, died Wednesday morning, July 17, 2013 at her residence. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m., Friday, July 19, 2013 in the chapel of Hughes and Wright Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Sunnyside Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home beginning at 2 p.m., Friday, July 19, 2013 until time for the funeral.
Mrs. Peavy, a native of Hawkinsville, Ga., was born Jun 30, 1919 and was the daughter of the late John Barton and the late Mae Knight Barton. She is preceded in death her husband, George Sanders Peavy, and by a brother, J. W. Barton. She was a retired bus driver for the Crisp County Board of Education but in later years she was a greeter at Wal-Mart. She was a member of the Baptist faith.
She is survived by her children: Wayne Peavy and his wife Marilyn of Bristol, Ind. and Carol Thompson and Jackie Warren both of Cordele; a sister-in-law: Nell Barton of Hawkinsville; her grandchildren: Randall Warren, Sheree (Darryl) Lewis, Robbie (Connie) Harris and Rhonda (Rich) Miller; her great-grandchildren: Jack (Shona) Warren, Anna (Brandon) Hauesler, Anthony Brown and Caelan Lewis; and her great-great-grandchildren: Charlie Belle Warren, Abigail Hauesler and Ava Hauesler.
PEAVY, LOUISE (ROGERS)
Louise Rodgers Peavy, 95, of Fitzgerald died Friday, October 10, 2008,at her home in Fitzgerald, GA.
Graveside services will be held Sunday, October 12, 2008, at 4 PM at Evergreen Cemetery with the Rev. Keith Goodlett officiating.
The last of eight children, Mrs. Peavy was born December 23, 1912 to George W. and Mamie Taylor Rodgers. A graduate of Fitzgerald High School, she had lived in the community all of her life. She was an active member of Central United Methodist Church and United Methodist Women. She was a former member of the Floraculture Garden Club and was an avid bridge player.
She is survived by her daughter, Bonnie Peavy, of St. Petersburg, FL and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Neil Peavy.
Source: Paulk funeralhome.com
James Peavy was the son of Guilford Peevy and Dicy Moore.
He served with Company 1 of the 11th Battallion of the Georgia Volunteer Infantry, Army of Tennessee, Effingham County Georgia, "Empire State Guards".
He died at a Hospital located in Griffin,GA.that was formerly a female academy that had been converted into a Hospital by the Confederate Army.
He is Buried at the StoneWall Confederate Cemetery in Griffin, La Grange, Troup Co., GA
PEAVY, JAMES MELTON
Mr. James Melton Peavy, 87, of Newnan, Ga., died Thursday, July 15, 2004. He was a Mason for over 50 years and a member of Royal Baptist Church. Mr. Peavy was employed by United States Postal Service and a U. S. Navy Veteran serving during World War II.
He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Avis Ayers Peavy; daughter, Pat and Rev. Danny Karr of Newnan; grandchildren, Kristin and Clint Karr; brother, Alton Peavy of Mount Airy, N.C.
Arrangements are being handled by McKoon Funeral Home, 38 Jackson St., Newnan, GA. Funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, July 18 at McKoon Funeral Home with Dr. Paul Dennis and Rev. Udell Addison officiating.
The family will receive friends Saturday, July 17, between 6-8 p.m. Flowers will be accepted or contributions may be made to Royal Baptist Church.
Interment will be at Oak Hill Cemetery in Newnan, Ga.
PEAVY, JAMES OTIS
LINCOLNTON COUNTY, GA
Mr. James Otis Peavy, 67, of Leathersville Rd. died Saturday, May 20, 2006 at his residence.
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m., Tues., May 23, 2006 at Republican United Methodist Church with Rev. Don Alexander officiating. Interment followed at Hephzibah Baptist Church Cemetery, Lincoln County.
Mr Peavy, a native of Longview, Tx had been resident of Beech Island, and McCormick before moving to Lincolnton about six years ago. He had been employed by Columbia Nitrogen for 18 years and ARAMCO
Oil Co. in Saudi Arabia for 14 years. He was a member of First Baptist Church, Beech Island.
Survivors include his wife, Therissa Burke Peavy; a son, Mark Peavy, both of Lincolnton; two sisters, Betty Barber, and Ruth Smart, both of Mt. Pleasant, Tx. and three grandchildren, Bradley Peavy, Montana Peavy, and Mina Peavy.
Pallbearers were: Tracy Burke, Travis Burke, Troy Burke, Wade Burke, Hank Burke, Bob Blackburn
Beggs Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Source:The Lincoln Journal Lincolntown GA
PEAVY, JAMES TIPPETT
James Tippett Peavy, age 62, of 4900 Highway 27, Vienna, died Sunday, January 25, 2004 in a local hospital. Born in Hawkinsville, he was the son of the late James W. Peavy, was a member of Smyrna Baptist Church, the Mens Sunday School Class and a farmer. He was a trustee of Lane Cemetery and served in the National Guard.
Survivors include wife, Jean S. Peavy of Vienna; daughter, Tiffany Jean Peavy of West Palm Beach, FL; son, Joe Peavy of Blackshear; mother, Eleanor Peavy of Vienna; brother, Zeke Peavy of Vienna; sisters, Patricia Shuman of Columbus, Sue Powell of Dublin; two grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 3PM Tuesday, January 27 in Smyrna Baptist Church with burial in Lane Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Lane Cemetery, PO Box 382, Vienna, GA 31092
Source: The Macon Telegraph�GA � Jan. 27, 2004
PEAVY, JAMES W.
James W. "Jim" Peavy, age 81, of Unadilla, GA died Sunday, January 3, 2010, at his residence. Born in Dooly County, on June 19, 1928 he was the son of the late Haliburton Peavy and Lucy Bryant Peavy.
He was a US Army veteran and a Baptist. Mr. Peavy was the former owner of Peavy's Exxon and after his retirement, he worked as a Courier for Citizens Bank and Flag Bank.
Survivors include: Wife: Florice S. Peavy of Unadilla Daughters: Joy Bramblett (Gerry) of Unadilla Tammy Shugart (Don) of Unadilla Jan Jones (Ronnie) of Unadilla Connie Veeder (Bruce) of Stedman, NC Grandchildren: Trey & Taylor Shugart, Allie Jones, Hanna, Abby, Nathan and Jacob Veeder
Funeral services will be at 2 PM Tuesday, January 5 in First Baptist Church of Unadilla with interment in Walnut Cemetery. The family will greet friends 7 - 9 PM Monday, January 4 at the funeral home. Brannen-NeSmith Funeral Home of Unadilla has charge of arrangements.
PEAVY, JOHN Sr.
Services for John Peavy Sr. will be at 2:30 p.m. Sunday in Liberty Cemetery in Pinehurst. Peavy, 68, died Friday, May 21, 1999.
He was born in Dooly County, and was the son of the late Isaac and Mattie Lou Peavy. He was a Korean War veteran, worked in supply at Robins Air Force Base and was employed by Sing Oil in Cordele and Perry for 34 years. He was a member of American Legion Post No. 202, where he was a former commander.
Survivors include his wife, Peggy Peavy; children, John L. Peavy Jr. of Vienna, Tony Peavy of Cordele, Mark Peavy of Adel, Terry Peavy of Ashburn and Sue Godwin of Sylvester; brother and sisters, Billy Peavy of Orlando, Fla., Rosa Lee Jump of Pineview and Annie Lou Black of Minneola, Fla.; seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today in Bowen-NeSmith Funeral Home of Vienna
Source: The Macon Telegraph�GA - May 22, 1999
PEAVY, JOHN HENRY
Birth: Aug. 19, 1934 in Tennille, Washington County, GA
Death: Jul. 26, 2001, Augusta, Richmond County, GA at age 66.
John Henry Peavy lived and grew up in the house that was next door to the Bethany Baptist Church which has since been demolished.
His parents were Annie Lee Peavey and Jack Peavy. He was the grandson of D. Bose and Emma Peavy.
His parents and grandparents cleared the land for the new section of the cemetery were he is interred. His parents were life members of the church as well as his grandparents.
He married Elizabeth Meeks Peavy and was the step father to five children.
He was a well respected businessman and was the owner and operator of Peavy's Service Station for over 30 years.
Grandfather, father and mother assisted in the making of caskets and burying many of the people interred in the Bethany Baptist Church Cemetery.
He was buried by the Southern Heritage Funeral Home which is the present day Fairhaven Funeral Home in Swainsboro, Georgia where he lived all of his married life and operated his business.
He passed away at The Medical College of Georgia at 10:00pm on July 26 from a massive stroke followed by a massive heart attack.
1700 people filled the funeral home the evening of his visitation making it one of the largest visitations to ever occur in Swainsboro, Georgia.
Burial: Bethany Cemetery, Washington County, Georgia, USA
Plot: section B row 3 grave 7.
PEAVY, JOHNNY C.
Funeral services for the late Mr. Johnny C. Peavy of 390 Small Piece Rd. of Plains, who passed on May 12, 2007, are scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday, May 19, from Lebanon Baptist Church with the Pastor Hosie Waters as eulogist. Interment will be in the Eastview Cemetery, Americus.
Mr. Johnny C. Peavy was born in Terrell County on Aug. 18, 1927 to the parentage of the late Mr. and Mrs. Buddy Will Peavy. The death of his mother during childbirth left him to be raised by his grandparents, the Mr. Ben Little and the late Mrs. Irene Little. At early age, he joined the Zion Hope Baptist Church. Later he moved his membership to the Lebanon Baptist Church under the leadership of the Rev. Hosie Waters.
He served faithfully until his health failed. He was married to the late Mrs. Mary Maggie Bush Peavy and to their union ten children were born. A daughter, Patricia, and three sons; James, Arthur and Baby Boy Peavy preceded him in death.
He leaves to mourn his passing, three daughters, Ms. Ruby Blakely and friend, Mr. Nelson Sims, Mrs. Geraldine (George) Sims and Mrs. Mary (Bernard) Johnson; three sons, Mr. George (Annie) Peavy, Mr. Johnny C. (Brenda) Peavy Jr. and Mr. Henry (Rosie) Peavy; sister, Ms. Dorothy Smith; son-in-law, Mr. Emory Blakely; daughter-in-law, Ms. Leta Peavy; three sisters-in-law, Ms. Verdell Pope, Ms. Annie Bell (George) and Ms. Ruby Jean Bush; 26 grandchildren; 43 great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends also survive
Barnum Funeral Home in charge of arrangements...www.barnumfuneralhome.com for information
Americus GA From �Americus Times-Recorder�, dated May 18, 2007
PEAVY, JOHN W.
MERRIWEATHER COUNTY, GA 1890
Mr. John W. Peavy died at his home five miles north of Greenville last Friday and was buried Saturday morning at the family burying ground near the residence of Mr. Virgil Biggers; the brother of Hon. G. L. Peavy,
He was born and reared in Meriwether, and was about 40 years of age; he married a daughter of Hon. C. W. Williams, his widow and several children surviving him.
Vol. 19, No. 3, December 12, 1890 Meriwether County, GA - Newspapers Obits
PEAVY Sr., JOHNSON
Johnson Peavy, Sr., 69, died March 29, 2007 at Taylor Regional.
Funeral services will be 2P.M. Saturday at Mt. Air Baptist Church, Hawkinsville. Burial at church cemetery.
The family will receive friends at Heart Homes, 6th Street, Apt. 635.
Tharpe Funeral Home of Hawkinsville in charge of arrangements
Source: MidGA News , Pulaski County GA
PEAVY, JULIUS ALVIN
Mr. Julius Alvin Peavy, 76, of Montezuma, GA passed away September 17, 2004.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, September 19, 2004 at The First Baptist Church on Montezuma at 2P.M. Rev. Steven Wright and Rev. Matt Johnson will officiate. Burial will follow in Bertha Dozier Memorial Park Cemetery. -Visitation will be Saturday night from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M. at Watson Mathews Funeral Home.
Born in Dooly County, GA on April 19, 1928. He was the son of the late Julius Peavy and Jessie Mae Smith Peavy. He was a member of The First Baptist Church of Montezuma. Mr. Peavy was a Retired Machinist with Forest Mills. He was also retired from the National Guard.
He is survived by two sons and daughter-in-law, Wendell and Jean Peavy of Montezuma, GA, Bob Peavy of Montezuma; one daughter and son-in-law, Melaney and Mike Lewis of Cordele, GA; two brothers, J.B. Peavy of Montezuma, GA; Rubin Peavy of Fort Valley, GA; two sisters, Velma Fowler of Rupert, GA; Inez Collier of Byromville, GA; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Watson-Mathews Funeral Home, Montezuma, GA has charge of funeral arrangements.
Source: The Macon Telegraph�GA - Sep 18, 2004
Kathryn B. Peavy � 54 Of Hahira passed away Tuesday, June 6, 2010 in Smith Northview Hospital. She was born on April 16, 1956 in Quantum Point, Rhode Island to the late James & Alice (Moore) Best. She was of the Presbyterian faith.
She is survived by her; husband, Floyd Peavy, Hahira, GA; daughters, Sonya Martinez Peavy, Hahira, GA, Erica Martinez, Orlando, FL; sons, Kyle Peavy, Hahira, GA, Billy Martinez, Orlando, FL, Kenny Martinez, Orlando, FL; 6 Grandchildren; Brothers & Sister-in-law, Jim (Vickie) Best, Michigan, Bill Best, Sanford, FL, Pete Best, Orange City, FL; Sisters & Brother-in-law, Patricia Star, Lake Mary, FL, Lucille (Mark) Whacter, Sanford, FL, Allison Smith, Houston, TX; A number of Nieces and Nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM Thursday, July 15, 2010 in the Chapel of Music Funeral Services. A private committal service will be held in Sunset Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to services on Thursday, July 15, 2010 at the funeral home. Music Funeral Services of Valdosta is serving the Peavy family.
Source: Tributes.com�July 6, 2010
PEAVY, W. LEMAR �POP�
Funeral Services will be held at 3P.M. Tuesday, June 29 at Grace Church in Perry with interment in Perry Memorial Gardens. Rev. Isaac Davis will officiate. Visitation will be 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Monday at Watson-Hunt Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to First Love Ministries, 936 Carroll Street, Perry.
Lamar, a lifelong resident of Houston County, was the son of the late Wilmer Lee and Ruth Potts Peavy. He owned his own construction company and did work for hundreds of families in Perry. Lamar was a 1959 graduate of Perry High School and had remained very close to this class all of his life. His class will serve as honorary pallbearers.
Left to cherish his memory is his loving wife, Amelia Heard Peavy; children, Steve Peavy, Cheryl Magerkurth (David) and Jason Peavy; siblings, Elsie P. Brown, Judy P. Raulerson, and Martha P. Bellavance; sister-in-law, Connie Peavy; grandchildren, Benji Peavy, Lee Peavy, Dylan Akers, and Lindsey Peavy. He was preceded in death by his brother, Virgil Peavy. -Please sign the online register at watsonhunt.com
Source: The Telegraph �. June 28, 2010
PEAVY, LUCIOUS JOSEPH
Mr. Lucious Joseph Peavy, 71, of Advance died Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2008 at Forsyth Medical Center.
He was born January 16, 1937 in Macon, Ga. to James Frank and Annie Bartlett Oliver. Mr. Peavy was a member of Hillcrest Methodist Church. He grew up in Macon, was married and resided for most of his life in Charlotte. He was a top salesman for a major auto retailer and retired after 31 years. After his retirement he and his wife moved to Advance.
Mr. Peavy was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Lou Koone Peavy and 2 daughters, Linda Michelle DeLaFuente and Melody Anne Black, and 2 granddaughters.
Survivors are two sons, Michael and Alan Peavy, both of York, S.C.; and two sons-in-law, David Black of Advance and Joel DeLaFuente of York; five grandchildren, Asa and Ashley Phifer DeLaFuente and Jesse DeLaFuente of Rock Hill, Lauren Michelle Black and Melissa Danielle Black, both of Advance; and three great-grandchildren.
A memorial service was held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 3 at Hayworth-Miller Kinderton Chapel. Burial followed at Westlawn Gardens of Memory. The family received friends Saturday prior to the service.
Memorials: Hospice/Palliative Care Center, 101 Hospice Lane, Winston-Salem, 27103.
Source: Enterprise Record, Davies Co GA
PEAVY, MARGARET �Totsy�
MITCHELL , GA
Mrs. Margaret �Totsy� Peavy 76, born July 27, 1935 widow of Mr. Jake Peavy, died Monday, January 2, 2012 in the McDuffie Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, January 5, in the Friendship Baptist Church with the Rev. Russell Davis officiating. Burial will be in the Church Cemetery.
Mrs. Peavy was a lifelong resident of Mitchell GA. She was retired from Home Insurance, and a member of Friendship Baptist Church. Survivors include her two daughters, Shirley (Jack) Garrison, Mitchell; Cynthia (Gerald) Stone, Forest Park; 6-grandchildren, and 2-great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be John Dunham, Dr. Bob Hughes, Brinson Logue, Henry Kitchens, Thomas Downs, and Jackson Garrison. Friends may call at the residence, or at the Curtis Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday night at the funeral home. Curtis Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements
. Source: Curtis Funeral home
(PEAVY) MARTHA HOWELL
Martha Peavy Howell, 93, of Lyons, died Monday, Dec. 24, 2012 in the Community Hospice House in Vidalia. A native of Toombs County, she was born Aug. 12, 1919, to the late Robert Andrew Peavy and the late Daisy Holland Peavy.
She was the oldest member of Marvin United Methodist Church. Ms. Howell was preceded in death by her brothers, Little R. A., Charlie, Buck and Pickett Peavy and sisters, Corinne Peavy and Sena Peavy Peebles.
Survivors include one son, Bobby Howell of Lyons and five nieces and three nephews.
Funeral services were held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 27 from the Marvin United Methodist Church of Lyons. Interment followed in church cemetery with the Revs. Bill Lee and Michael Kennedy officiating. Active pallbearers were Charles James, Josh Dasher, Bob Clark, Eric Clark, Chris Braddy and Jason Braddy.
Honorary pallbearers were Curtis Carter, Wayne Kirkley, Jr. Kirkley, Bill Jones, Irvin Pye, Robert Jones, Charles Braddy, Frank Toler, Albert Darley, Mickey Lynn and Bill Hammock.
Remembrances may be made to Marvin United Methodist Church or Community Hospice of Vidalia.
Arrangements were under the direction of Swain Funeral Home.
Source: Baxley News-Banner, Georgia�Jan 3, 2013
PEAVY SR., MARVIN HUDDY
Marvin Huddy Peavy, Sr., 77, died at his home on Wednesday, March 9, 2011, following an extended illness.
Funeral services will be held at the Hawkinsville First United Methodist Church on Merritt Street on Friday, March 11, 2011, at 11A.M. with Reverend John Walker officiating. Visitation will be on Thursday, March 10, 2011, between 6:00 and 8:00 P.M. at Clark Funeral Home in Hawkinsville, Georgia.
Mr. Peavy was born on February 15, 1934, in Randolph County, Georgia, to the late Sam Peavy, Sr. and Merle Carter Peavy. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Sue Carroll Peavy; four children, Suzanne Busbee of Warner Robins; Marvin Peavy, Jr. (Melissa) of Valdosta; Michael Peavy (Monica) of Macon; and Luke Peavy (Melissa) of Hawkinsville. -His surviving grandchildren are Jeff Busbee, Daniel Busbee, Grant Busbee, Susannah Oder, Logan Peavy, Chandler Peavy, Chelsea Peavy, Tori Peavy, Brittany Gibbs, Griffin Clyett and Madelyn Clyett. Surviving siblings are Carol Carey, Wynelle Wood, Dorothy Vinson, and Sam Peavy, all of Cuthbert, and Mae Kight of Sylvester.
Mr. Peavy was a graduate of Cuthbert High School and Piedmont College. He earned a Master's Degree in Guidance and Counseling from Fort Valley State College; a Master's Degree and Education Specialist Degree in Administration and Supervision from Valdosta State University. -He was a member of the Hawkinsville First United Methodist Church, Mount Hope Masonic Lodge No. 9 and Al Sihah Shrine of Macon. Mr. peavy was a former teacher, coach, principal and superintendent of Pulaski County School System. He retired from the State of Georgia Corrections Department in 1991.
Clark Funeral Home in Hawkinsville is in charge of arrangements. Following the local service, burial will be in the Eastview Cemetery in Cuthbert, Georgia. Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be sent to the First United Methodist Church, 45 Merritt Street, Hawkinsville, Georgia, 31036, or the charity of the donor's choice. Please view or sign the online register at www.clarkfuneralhawkinsville.com
Source: The Telegraph on March 10, 2011
Memorial services for Millard Peavy, 81, will be held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 20 in the chapel of Brannen-NeSmith Funeral Home in Vienna.
Mr. Peavy died Wednesday, Feb. 16, in a local hospital.
Born in Pinehurst, he was the son of the late Tillman and Mamie Broadway Peavy. He was a U.S. Army veteran of WWII, serving from January 1943 through December of 1945. He was assigned to the 630th Tank Destroyer battalion and served in England, France, Belgium, Luxembourg, and Germany. He was a retired farmer.
Survivors include his wife, Johnnie Howard Peavy of Pinehurst; daughters, Debra Peavy and Patricia Peavy of Pinehurst; sister, Sarah Ruth Henderson of Pinehurst; grandchildren, Linsey Star of Athens, Brooke Echols of Pinehurst, and Rachel Thomas of Warner Robins; and nephew, Gary Peavy of Vienna.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Brooke Echols Fund, c/o Bank of Dooly, P.O. Box 365, Vienna, GA 31092.
The family may be contacted at the residence, 560 Roberson Road in Pinehurst.
Those who wish may sign the online registry at www.brannen-nesmith.com. Brannen-NeSmith Funeral Home of Vienna has charge of arrangements.
source: Tifton Gazette GA � Feb 18, 2005
PEAVY, MYRTLE B.
Services for Myrtle B. Peavy will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday in First Baptist Church of Unadilla with burial in Walnut Cemetery. Peavy, 79, died Saturday, April 1, 2000, at her residence.
She was born in Dooly County, she was the daughter of the late Hayes and Daisy Rooks Bryant. The widow of Luther Peavy, she had lived in Dooly County all of her life. She was a member of First Baptist Church and the Fidelis Sunday School Class.
Survivors include her children Willie Mae Hood of Unadilla, Lavonia Fowler and Hyndall Peavy, both of Hayneville, Marvin Peavy of Hawkinsville and Wyndall Peavy of Valdosta; brothers, Buddy Bryant of Teachery, N.C., Hayes Bryant Jr. of Sylvester and B.H. Bryant of Unadilla; 15 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
Family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight in Bowen-NeSmith Funeral Home, Unadilla
Source: The Macon Telegraph�GA - April 3, 2000
Neal Carter Peavy, 77, of Smyrna, passed away on October 15, 2013. He is survived by his wife Emily (Arnold) Peavy; his son Neal Carter Peavy, Jr. of Atlanta; his daughter Lynn Peavy Jiles and her husband Gerald Jiles of Ranger; his step-son David Summers of Marietta; his step-daughter Shannon (Summers) Burke and her husband William (Billy) Burke; and three grandchildren, Carson Emily Summers, Brady William Burke and Presley Summers Burke.
Born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia, the son of Robert and Maline (Carter) Peavy, he was a lifelong resident of the Atlanta area. After graduating from Grady High School, Neal attended the University of Georgia and graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration. He also served in the United States Army. A successful real estate developer, Neal was involved in numerous developments in the Atlanta area. Neal was an honorary lifetime member of the Piedmont Driving Club. He was also an avid golfer and longtime member of both Marietta Country Club in Kennesaw, Georgia and Highlands Country Club in Highlands, North Carolina.
Services will be held this Friday, October 18, 2013, at Patterson Spring Hill Chapel in Atlanta. The family will receive friends at 11:30, followed by a memorial service at 1:00. In lieu of flowers, gifts may be made to the WellStar Foundation, 2000 South Park Place, Suite 202, Atlanta, GA 30339. Online condolences may be made at hmpattersonspringhill.com.
Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution GA
Services for Paul Peavy will be at 10 a.m. Monday in Crest Lawn Funeral Home with burial in Unadilla City Cemetery.
Peavy, 61, died Saturday, April 24, 1999, in a local nursing home. Born in Dooly County, he had lived in Macon the past eight years and was a Baptist. Survivors include his sisters, Evelyn Marshall of Lizella, and Mattie Hirth and Elma Miller, both of Blairsville.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight in the funeral home and may be contacted at 3294 South Lizella Road.
Source: The Macon Telegraph�GA - April 25, 1999
PEAVY, PEARLIE MAE EMORY
Pearlie Mae Emory Peavy, 77, died September 15, 2002 at Crisp Regional Hospital, Cordele.
Services will be at 3P.M. on Saturday, September 21, 2002 at Wilcox High School Gymnasium, Rochelle. Interment in Piney Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. Rev. Bobby Lee Robinson, Pastor, Piney Grove Baptist Church will be officiating. -Ferguson Funeral Home of Rochelle in charge of arrangements.
Source: The Macon Telegraph�GA � Sep. 20, 2002
PEAVY, RONALD EARL
Ronald Earl Peavy, 53, of Pitts died at Phoebe-Putney Memorial Hospital in Albany GA Monday, April 4, 2005. He was born Monday, September 17, 1951 in Wilcox County and was the son of the late Leoandus Lucerie Peavy and Ollie Phillips Peavy.
Graveside services will be held at Pitts Cemetery Tuesday, April 5, 2005 at 4:00 p.m.
He is survived by a daughter, Tammy Peavy Webb of Sylvester; three brothers, Wilbur Peavy and Gene Peavy, both of Cordele, and Frank Peavy of Pitts; and a step-grandson, Michael Webb of Albany.
Arrangements by Rainey Family Funeral Services,Inc. Friends may register on-line at www.raineyfuneral.com
Burial: Liberty Cemetery, Cooly Co., GA
(PEAVY), MYRTIE SANIFORD
Submitted by Gloria Peavey Cole
Sandiford, Mrs. Myrtie Peavy, 87, died Oct. 29, 1997 at Scenic View Health Care Center in Baldwin.
She was born in Sylvania and lived in Savannah most of her life. She lived in Habersham County the last three years.
She was the widow of Clarence A. Sandiford. She retired as a sales clerk at Levy's Department Store in Savannah. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Springfield and was active in the Girl Scouts. She was a member of Isle of Hope Homemakers Club for 25 years, a member of the Senior Friendship Club and a homemaker.
VISITATION: 2-4 p.m. today at Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel.
FUNERAL: 11 a.m. Friday at Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel, burial in Hillcrest Abbey Memorial Park.
PEAVY, ROSA LEE
Rosa Lee Peavy, age 91, of 415 Horne Street, Pinehurst, died Sunday, October 30, 2005, at Crisp Regional Hospital in Cordele.
Born in Dooly Countyon Dec 3, 1913 she was the daughter of the late Oscar Edward Bowen and Annie Porter Bowen. She retired from teaching after 56 years, was a member of Pinehurst Baptist Church, the Ladies Bible Class and the widow of M. C. "Shorty" Peavy.
Survivors include son Oscar Peavy (Jan) of Pinehurst, Sister: Laverne Bowen of Pinehurst, brother Charles Bowen of Pinehurst and children: Christy Moore of Elko and Mark Peavey of Pinehurst and 4 grandchildren
Services will be held at 11:00 AM Wednesday, November 2 in Pinehurst Baptist Church. Rev. Freddy Hogg will officiate and burial will follow in Pinehurst City Cemetery.
The family will greet friends from 6 - 8 PM Tuesday, November 1 at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Pinehurst Baptist Church, Prayer Pager Ministry, PO Box 157 Pinehurst, GA 31070 or to Fullington Academy Learning Center, PO Drawer B Pinehurst, GA 31070.
Source: Brannen-NeSmith Funeral Home of Vienna GA
Ruth Peavy, age 75, of 689 Borum Street, Unadilla, died Monday, August 13, 2007, at Taylor Regional Hospital in Hawkinsville. She was born in Cleveland, Tennessee, on Dec 26, 1931. She was the daughter of the late Tom Parker and Susie Goins Parker. She was a homemaker and a member of Haynesville Assembly of God.
Survivors are son Donnie Peavy (Mary Jane) of Unadilla, sisters: Wanda Goodroe of Unadilla, Barbara Frances of Perry, and Loraine Sanders of Cordele; brothers: Carl Parker of Perry, Herman Parker of Marshalville, and Billy Joe Parker of Unadilla; 7grandchildren, and 2Great Grandchildren
She was preceded in death by her son, James Ronnie Peavy, her husband, James Franklin Peavy and her daughter, Brenda Fowler.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM Friday, August 17 , 2007 in Haynesville Assembly of God. Interment will follow in Walnut Cemetery.
Source: Brannen-NeSmith Funeral Home of Vienna GA
PEAVY, SARAH P.
VIENNA, DOOLY CO., GA
Sarah P. Peavy, age 96, of Vienna, born in 1920 Dooly Co. GA, entered into eternal slumber September 11, 2006 She was the daughter of the late James U. Porter and Annie Murray Porter.
Mrs. Peavy was a homemaker and a member of Liberty Baptist Church. She was the widow of widow of E.B. Peavy; she is survived by a son, Wayne Peavy of Vienna; daughter, Carol Peterson of Statesboro; 5 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM Wednesday, September 13 in Liberty Baptist Church. Rev. Larry Wilbanks and Rev. Travis Graham will officiate and burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family may be contacted at the residence of Wayne and Beverly Peavy, 725 Old Americus Road, Vienna.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Liberty Baptist Church, c/o Charles Bowen, 2304 Findlay Road, Pinehurst, GA 31070.
Source: Brannen-NeSmith Funeral Home of Vienna has charge of arrangements.
(PEAVY), MILDRED SIMS
GARDEN CITY, GA.- 1998
Submitted by Gloria Peavey Cole
Sims, Mildred Peavy, 78, died Dec. 28, 1998 at home.
She was a native of Sylvania and a resident of Garden City most of her life. She was a member of First Baptist Church of garden City.
VISITATION: 6-8 p.m. today at Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Massey Chapel in Garden City.
FUNERAL: 10 a.m. wednesday at Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Massey Chapel, burial in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens.
(PEAVY) STANFORD, MARGARET
Margaret Peavy Stanford, 82, of 1025 Keith Drive, formerly of Cordele, died Tuesday, May 3, 2005 at Houston Perry Medical Center.
A native of Dooly County, she retired as inspector for Cordele Uniform and was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church. Survivors: two sons, Royce Stanford, Suwanee, Stan Stanford, Hampton; six daughters, Emily Gibbs, Savannah, Cheryl Battaglia, Coral Springs, FL, Evelyn Smith and Nancy Stanford, both of Warner Robins, Judy Summers and Marsha Cook, both of Sharpsburg; one brother, Donald Peavy, Vienna; fifteen grandchildren; twenty-seven great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be Thursday, May 5, 2005 at 2P.M. at the chapel of Hughes and Wright Funeral Home. Interment in Sunnyside Cemetery.
Source: The Macon Telegraph�GA- May 4, 2005
(PEAVY), RUBY IRENE STROUSE
RUBY IRENE STROUSE, 92, Ferndale, died Oct. 4. She was born Feb. 15, 1915, in Pineview, Ga., the daughter of Carlton Peavy and Irene Marchman Peavy.
She was a homemaker and local resident since 1950 was a member Ferndale Church of God.
Survivors are: daughters, Lillian Opal Moore, Ferndale; Mary Elizabeth Hager, Ocoee; sisters, Jeanette Dawson, Hawkinsville, Ga.; Estelle Stanford, Pineview; grandchildren, Sherry Batts, Shirley Peters, Angie Perez, Michael Hager, Jimmy Hager; great-grandchildren, Tyler Perez, Lynn Pechous; great-great-granddaughter, Victoria Rager.
Becker Family Funeral Home, Clermont; Ferndale Cemetery.
(PEAVY), SANDRA JOYCE JACKSON
Funeral services for Sandra Joyce Peavy Jackson, 45, will be held at 2P.M. Saturday in Brannen Ne-Smith Funeral Home of Vienna.
Mrs. Jackson was born in Perry on January 10, 1959, was a very spiritual person and was a devoted mother. She fought a courageous battle with cancer for twenty years.
Survivors include daughter, Amanda Senn (Garret) of Vienna; companion; Pete Jones of Vienna; parents, Calvin E, Peavy, Sr. and Caralee Peavy of Unadilla; brothers, Dwain Peavy of Cordele, Larry Brown of Kathleen, Merrell Peavy of Franklin, NC, Calvin E. Peavy, Jr. of Perry, Marty R. Peavy of Perry and Jason Peavy of Unadilla; sisters, Barbara Rainey of Perry, Dale Singletary of Eastman, Debra Warren of Cordele and Diane Daniels of Vienna; grandchildren, Jeremy Senn of Vienna. She was preceded in death by her brother, Kenneth Brown.
Visitation will be from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M., Friday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations to the American Cancer Society, c/o Laura Woodward, 505 Old Americus Road, Vienna, GA 31092
Source: The Macon Telegraph�GA - Jan. 16, 2004
PEAVY, VALMAI B.
Valmai B. Peavy, age 82, of 427 Third Street, Unadilla, died Saturday, December 12, 2009, at Summerhill Nursing Center in Perry.
Mrs. Peavy was born Aug 18, 1927 in Adelaide, Australia, to the late Henry Barnes and Lillian Wagner Barnes. She met her husband, the late Wendell Peavy, while he was serving in World War II. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Unadilla and a seamstress. Mrs. Peavy was a devoted wife and mother.
Survivors include daughter Marlene Hiland (Jim) of Unadilla, sons Bobby Peavy (Deborah) of Warner Robins, and Leonard Peavy of Unadilla. Sister: Betty Dale (Max) of Adelaide, Australia and brother Leonard Barnes (Shirley) of Adelaide, Australia; sister-in-law: Harriett Davis (Calvin) of Warner Robins. 5 Grandchildren and 8 Great Grandchildren. Her granddaughter, Erin Nicole Peavy, preceded her in death.
Funeral services will be at 2 PM Wednesday, December 16 in the chapel of Brannen-NeSmith Funeral Home with interment in Walnut Cemetery.
The family may be contacted at the Hiland residence, 2960 Arena Road, Unadilla.
Memorial gifts may be made to Alzheimer's Association, 277 Martin Luther King Boulevard, Suite 201, Macon, Georgia 31201 or Heart of Georgia Hospice, 1120 Morningside Drive, Perry, Georgia 31069.
Source: Brannen-NeSmith Funeral Home of Unadilla who has charge of arrangements.
(PEAVY) , VERA COLEMAN
Mrs. Vera Pruitt Coleman, 88, of Suwanee, died August 9, 2004. She was preceded in death by her husband, Earle Coleman, her parents, Carl and Pearl Peavy Pruitt, and her sisters, Mildred P. Beard and Bertie Mae P. Johnson.
Mrs. Coleman was a native of Gwinnett County and was a retired Food Manager for K-Mark Corporation. She was a member of Suwanee First United Methodist Church.
Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Ann and Kenneth Jones, Jefferson; four grandchildren, Mack Jones, Flowery Branch, Gwendolyn Jones Golder, Winder, Diann Roberts and Keith Jones, both of Buford; eight great-grandchildren; eight great-great-grandchildren; brothers, W.R. �Dudge� Pruitt and Glyndon Pruitt, both of Buford; sisters, Hazel Carroll, Lawrenceville, Thelma Mears, Flowery Branch, Jane Pealock, Buford, Jackie Ethridge, Duluth; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services were to be held Thursday, August 12, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with the Revs. Bud McDonald and Michael Martin officiating. Burial was in the White Chapel Memorial Gardens, Duluth.
Flanigan Funeral Home, Buford, is in charge of the arrangements.
source: The Jackson Herald, August 11, 2004.
Virgil Peavy, 77, died Sunday, May 20, 2001. A Navy veteran of World War II, he was a truck driver for 35 years and member of Northern Heights Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Betty Bridges Peavy; children Shirley King and Pat Hewitt, both of Cordele, and Ramona Trotter of Leesburg; brother and sisters Calvin Peavy of Cordele, Mattie Robinson of Bonaire and Myrtice Stokes of Warner Robins; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Services for Virgil A. Peavy will be at 4 p.m. Wednesday in Hughes & Wright Funeral Home with burial in Sunnyside Cemetery
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 tonight in the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Crisp Regional Hospice, P.O. Box 5007, Cordele 31010.
Source: The Macon Telegraph�GA - May 22, 2001
Wendell Peavy, age 83, of Unadilla, died Saturday, April 24, in a Hawkinsville hospital. Funeral services will be held at 3P.M. Tuesday, Apr 27, in First Baptist Church, Unadilla, burial in Walnut Cemetery with military honors.
Born in Dooly County, he was the son of the late Carl R. Peavy and Vista Jones Peavy. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Unadilla, retired from Georgia Pacific where he was a Lab Technician, and was a former co-owner of C & W Thrift Store in Unadilla. Mr. Peavy served his country proudly and honorably as a member of the US Army Air Corps during WWII.
Survivors include wife, Valmai Peavy of Unadilla; daughter, Marlene Hiland (Jim) of Unadilla; sons, Leonard Peavy of Unadilla Bobby Peavy (Deborah) of Warner Robins; sister, Harriet Davis (Calvin) of Bonaire; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren. his sister, Odine Fraser and his granddaughter, Erin Peavy preceded him in death.
The family will greet friends at the funeral home on Monday from 7:00 until 9:00 P.M.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to American Heart Association, c/o Betty Warbington, 3200 Tippettville Road, Vienna, GA 31092, to American Cancer Society, c/o Laura Woodward, 505 Old Americus Road, Vienna GA 31092 or to Disabled Americans Veterans, P.O. Box 14301 Cincinnati, OH 45250
Source: The Macon Telegraph (GA) - April 26, 2004
WILCOX COUNTY, GA
Mr. William Peavy, 64, a native of Wilcox County, GA died Sunday, Dec. 30, 2007 at his residence in Pitts.He was born on Monday, May 3, 1943 to the late Lee L. Peavy and the late Ollie Dell (Phillips) Peavy.
He is preceded in death by a daughter, Cindy Leigh Barksdale. Mr. Peavy was a self-employed diesel mechanic. Survivors include his wife, Jeanie Peavy of Pitts; a daughter, Linda Sue Peavy of Pitts; a brother, Gene Peavy of Cordele; a grandson, Wesley Allen Berry Jr. of Rhine; and a great-grandson, John Wesley Berry of Rhine.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Thursday 1/3/2008 in the Pitts Baptist Church with and the Rev. Ken Spikes officiating. Burial followed at the Pitts Cemetery. The family received friends at the funeral home from 6-8 p.m.
Mr. Peavy�s granddaughter-in-law, Norris Berry, played the piano for the services. She accompanied Mr. Peavy�s grandson, Wesley Barry, as he sang �Beulah Land.� She also accompanied herself as she sang �Jesus, Keep Me Near the Cross� and Wesley Barry and herself as they sang �In the Garden.� The service concluded with the singing of �Footsteps of Jesus� by Norris and Wesley Berry.Pallbearers were John Whimberly, Tommy White, Ronnie Conner, Lanier King, Greg King, Jeff Conner, Nick Conner and Jason Conner.
Hughes and Wright Funeral Home is entrusted with these arrangements.
Source: Cordele Dispatch GA 1/3/2008
PEEVY, CHARLES BOYCE
UNION CITY, GA
Charles Boyce Peevy, 88, of Union City , GA , died Saturday, Sep 29, 2007 at Christian City Convalescent Center. He was the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Marion Oscar Peevy. He was also predeceased by his wife, Mary Opal McCall; sons, Larry Glenn and Charles Donald Peevy; brother, Marion Peevy; sisters, Grace Knowles, Jewel Benton, Juanita Clark and Mable Lord.
Mr. Peevy was born in Fayette County, Georgia on June 25, 1919. He served in the Army in WWII and later moved to Transylvania County. He married Mary Opal McCall and had two sons and one daughter. He worked as an accountant at the Ecusta Paper Plant and later as a partner of Brevard Motors. He was a member and Deacon of the First Baptist Church of Brevard as well as a life member of the Dunns Rock Masonic Lodge and an active Shriner. Mr. Peevy was privileged to wear the White Hat of the Honorary 33rd Degree Scottish Right of Freemasons.
Surviving are his devoted wife, Mary Helen Peevy; sister, Annette Wade; step-daughters, Jackie Butts and Rhonda Hogan of Georgia; daughter, Brenda Camenzind of Virginia; and daughter-in-law, Jeanne Peevy of Alabama. Mr. Peevy also has 7 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 2 PM Wednesday Oct 3 at First Baptist Church in Brevard, NC, with the Rev. Allen Thompson officiating and Masonic Rites conducted by Dunns Rock Masonic Lodge #267. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church. Burial will follow at Pisgah Gardens, Pisgah Forest, NC.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Masonic Home for Children in Oxford, 600 College Street Oxford , North Carolina 27565.
source: moore funeral home-NC
PEEVY, MICHAEL D.
Mr. Michael D. "Mike" Peevy, 56, of Newnan, Ga., passed away on Sunday, May 3, 2009. He was the son of the late Ernest and Lillian (Adams) Peevy.
Mr. Peevy was a director of Music Ministries and Adult Studies at Cornerstone United Methodist Church in Newnan, Ga., for the past 9 years. Prior to joining the staff at Cornerstone UMC, he directed the music ministries at Kingsland UMC in Kingsland, GA, Covenant UMC in Dothan, Ala., and First UMC in Clayton, Ga. Mike also directed choirs at First UMC in Buford, Ga., and Fairview Presbyterian, Lawrenceville, Ga.
He was a 1975 graduate of Berry College where he received a BS degree in Music Education and was a charter member of the Phi Mi Alpha music fraternity for men at the college. He was president of both the band and chorus during his senior year. He was a member of the chapter of UM North Georgia Fellowship of Music and Liturgical Arts Music Camp, he was an active leader and instructor in music theory for over 20 years.
Mike was a member of Choristers Guild and the Fellowship of United Methodists in Music and Worship Arts. He has served as an officer of the North Georgia Chapter of the Fellowship and the Dothan Chapter of Choristers Guild. One of his favorite summer activities has been an instructor at the North Georgia Fellowship sponsored Youth Music Camp teaching Music Theory, Instrumental Ensemble and guitar. He was an active director of adult, children's and youth choirs and instrumentals and handbell groups and performed with the Gwinnett Choral Guild. He was active in the Atlanta South Walk to Emmaus and Chrysalis community.
He married Susan Landress Peevy on March 22, 1980. In addition to his wife Susan, he is survived by his brothers, Edwin Peevy of Winder, GA and Randy & his wife Hope Peevy of Tallahassee, FL and several nieces and nephews.
Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.mckoon.com . In lieu of flowers the family request donations in his memory to the Music Ministry of Cornerstone UMC, 2956 Hwy 154, Newnan, GA 30265 or to ones favorite charity.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, May 5, at McKoon Funeral Home, 38 Jackson Street, Newnan, GA from 6 to 9 p.m. A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, May 6, at 3 p.m. at Cornerstone United Methodist Church in Newnan with Rev. Joe Watson, Dr. Ken Ray and Rev. David Campbell officiating.
Source: Times-Herald.com�..Newnan, GA
PEEVY, SARAH ANN DYE
Sarah Ann Dye Peevy, 91, Fayetteville, GA died April 8, 2006. She was born Sept. 1, 1914 in Atlanta. She was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Marion K. Peevy. She was a longtime member of Corinth Baptist Church and was retired from Cluett & Peabody. Services were at the Carl J. Mowell chapel with interment at Westview Cemetery, Atlanta.
Survivors include a son, Norman and Lamartine Peevy, Columbus, Ga.; grandchildren, Normandy and Jim McKenna, Columbus, Ga., and Cindy Peevy, Stockbridge; great-grandchildren, Craig, Christopher and Amanda McKenna, all of Columbus; and a sister, Virginia Kirkland, Fayetteville.
Memorial donations may be made to Southwest Christian Care, 7225 Lester Road, Union City, GA 30291. Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home, Peachtree City, was in charge.
source: The Citizen dot com- GA
PEVEY, ALVIN �HARVEY�
Alvin "Harvey" Pevey fell asleep into eternal rest on Sept 2, 2007 at the age of 53 years old after suffering with an illness for the past two years. Harvey was born in Effingham County GA and was the son of Jack Pevey and Elizabeth Edwards; although he lived most of his life in Chatham County. He attended school in Effingham and Chatham County.
Harvey never met a stranger and he had a friendly heart towards his family and his friends, he was always there for them. Harvey was loved and respected by many everywhere he went.
He was preceded in death by his father, Jack Pevey, his mother Elizabeth Edwards, and his belated brother Roger Pevey. He is survived by his wife Lynda Gayle Pevey of Bloomingdale, Georgia., two daughters, Chastity Yvonne Wilson of Rincon, Georgia., Tonya Morrow of Macon, Georgia, three sons, Troy Willard Hackle of Lothair, Georgia, Maurice Allan Gay of Twin City, Georgia, and John Vaiden Hartman of SAVANNAH, Georgia. He was also survived by five brothers, Allan Pevey, Terrell Pevey, Michael Pevey, Randy Pevey, and Lavon Pevey all of SAVANNAH, Georgia. He had five sisters, Jaqueline Proctor, Helen Pevey both of SAVANNAH, Georgia, Earldean Cooksey of Washington, DC., Ola Mae Bragg of Rincon, Georgia, and Margarete Hatchell of Bluffton, SC. He had several nieces and nephews and seven grandchildren.
There will be a visitation service for his friends as well as family on Sept. 4, 2007 at the Fairhaven Funeral Home during the hours of 6 p.m. thru 8 p.m. Memorial service in the Chapel of the funeral home at 2 p.m. on Sept. 5, 2007, cremation will be held afterwards. Fairhaven Funeral Home 2794 West US Highway 80 Garden City, Ga 31408 912 964 2862
source: SAVANNAH Morning News September 4, 2007 www.savannahnowdotcom
(PEVEY) EDWARDS, BERTIE MAE
Effingham County native, Bertie Mae Pevey Edwards, 90, died Thursday, August 28, 2008, at 6:28 a.m. at the Effingham County Hospital, Springfield GA.
She was born Jan. 7, 1918, to John LaFayeete Pevey and Eula Seckinger Pevey in the pevey home that stood where Riggs Funeral Home is now located.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Woodrow Barner; her second husband, Paul Shearouse; and her children, Doris Jean Barner Mobley, John William Barner and David Woodrow Barner.
She is a member of New Providence Baptist Church in Guyton.
Visitation will be Friday from 6-8 p.m. at the Riggs Funeral Home (912-772-70470 with funeral services on Saturday at 11 a.m. in the Ben Wages Chapel of the funeral home. Burial will follow in Springfield Cemetery.
Source: EffinghamHerald , GA 8/29/2008
PEVEY, JACK LAVON
Jack Lavone Pevey, 61, passed away Monday, Nov. 10, 2008, at Hospice Savannah, Inc. Mr. Pevey was born in Effingham County, May 12, 1947, the son of the late Jack and Elizabeth Pevey and grew up in Savannah.
He worked in the Transportation Industry for over 40 years. He was an avid NASCAR fan, who loved to garden and spoil his grandchildren. He was a devoted father, grandfather and brother, and is going to be greatly missed. Mr. Pevey was preceded in death by his father, mother, two brothers, John "Roger" and Alvin "Harvey" Pevey.
He is survived by his loving daughters, Andrea P. Dow (Rick Green) of Black Creek and Mary P. Garner (Sammy Gay) of Richmond Hill; five sisters, Earldean Cooksey of Maryland, Jacquelin Proctor (Lloyd) of Savannah, Helen Pevey Warren of Savannah, Ola Mae Bragg (Clifford) of Brooklet and Margaret Hatchell (Tommy) of Ridgeland, S.C.; four brothers, Michael J. Pevey, Terrell L. Pevey (Lisa), Alan D. Pevey, Randy C. Pevey all of Savannah; ex-wife Martha D. Pevey; sister-in-law Mary E. Collins; brother-in-law Andrew "Buck" Dickerson; and many nieces and nephews. He was "Papa" to four grandchildren who were the light of his life, Madison A. Garner, Makenzie A. Garner, Garrett L. Garner and Jackson A. Gay, all of Richmond Hill.
The family received friends at Fairhaven Funeral Home Nov. 13. Funeral services were held Nov. 14, 2008 in the Chapel of Fairhaven Funeral Home with Fr. Clark Hubbard officiating. Interment followed immediately at Hillcrest Abbey West Cemetery. The family requests remembrances be made to the National Kidney Foundation of Georgia or American Cancer Society. Fairhaven Funeral Home and Crematory, 2794 Hwy 80 W., Garden City, GA 31408
(PEVEY) MARY LUCILLE SMITH
Mary Lucille Pevey Smith, 78, died Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2009 at Effingham Extended Care.
The Effingham County native was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church and a retired cashier from Morrison's Cafeteria and Bill's Dollar Store.
Survivors include her children, Shirley Turner and Jerald Smith both of Rincon; grandchildren, Randall D. Turner, Jeremy Turner and Daniel Smith; great-grandchildren, Lauren, Mark and Taylor Turner, and Tyler Wellman; sister, Alice Edell Chance of Virginia; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Saturday at St. John's Lutheran Church. Mrs. Smith will lie in state from 2 p.m. Interment will follow in Springfield Cemetery.
Remembrances may be given to St. John's Lutheran Church, P.O. Box 270, Rincon, GA 31326.
Thomas C. Strickland & Sons Funeral Home
Source: Effingham Herald, GA from 9/17/2009 - 10/17/2009
PEVEY, RUBEN LUDINE
Ruben Ludine Pevey - RINCON - Ruben Ludine Pevey, 77, passed away Friday, November 2, 2012 at Hospice Savannah. The Effingham County native was preceded in death by his parents, Nute L. and Eudell Hinely Pevey.
He was a member of Turkey Branch Baptist Church, served in the U.S. Army and retired from International Paper after 37 years. He was an avid gardener, wine maker, and fisherman in the Savannah River. He enjoyed watching purple martins, camping, and blue grass gospel music. His grandchildren were the love of his life.
Survivors include his wife, Virginia Joyner Pevey; two sons, Darren and Gina Pevey, Scott and Amy Pevey all of Rincon; one sister, Audrey Zipperer of Springfield; one brother, Eugene and Carolyn Pevey of Springfield; two grandsons, Screven (Scrap) and Mason (Slick) Pevey; two granddaughters, Ashley (Pretty thing) and Erin (Sweet thing) Pevey all of Rincon; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday in the chapel. Interment will follow in Laurel Hill Lutheran Church Cemetery. Remembrances may be given to Hospice Savannah, P.O. Box 13190, Savannah, GA 31416 or Turkey Branch Baptist Church, c/o Chris Anderson, 1863 Hwy. 119 S., Guyton, GA 31312. Thomas C. Strickland & Sons Funeral Home Effingham Chapel Savannah Morning News November 4, 2012 Please sign our Obituary Guest Book at savannnahnow.com/obituaries.
Source: Savannah Morning News on Nov 4, 2012
(PEVEY), BLACKBURN THELMA P.
Mrs. Thelma (Pevey) Blackburn, 84, died Jan. 5 at Candler Hospital. She was born in Guyton and reared at the Georgia Baptist Children's Home in Hapeville from 1919-1926.
She moved to Bulloch County, where she graduated in 1933 from Stilson High School. She attended Draughon's Business College in Savannah. She was the widow of Andrew J. Blackburn Jr., and was a Baptist.
Survivors are a son, Andrew J. Blackburn III of Savannah; a sister, Lurene P. Corlette of Columbia; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Visitation is 6-8 p.m. today at Hubert C. Baker Funeral Home, Hodgson Memorial Chapel. with graveside services at 11 a.m. Friday in Hillcrest Abbey Memorial Park.
MISCELLANEOUS GEORGIA OBITUARIES
ALFORD, MARGARET (Smith)
daughter of Hugh S.& Minnie Sue (Peavey) Smith
Margaret Smith Alford, 92, Palmetto, died July 26. 2006. She was born Aug. 27, 1913 in Perry, Ga. She was one of five children born to Hude S. and Minnie Sue (Peavey) Smith.
She was reared in Unadilla, and was a graduate of the University of Georgia. She was preceded in death by her husband of over 50 years, Helion G. Alford in Nov., 1987. They had established Alford�s stores in Palmetto, Fayetteville, Fairburn, and Newnan. They sold the business in 1970 and enjoyed traveling round the world. She was active in the Palmetto Baptist Church, had served as a councilwoman in Palmetto, as well as Mayor Pro Tem. She also served on the Board of Planning and Zoning Appeals for Fulton County.
Services were at the Palmetto Baptist Church with the Rev. Dr. Jimmy Orr officiating. Interment was at Bethesda United Methodist Church cemetery, Lawrenceville. Survivors include a son, Walter H. and Susanne Alford, Ponte Verde Beach, Fla., and Cashiers, N. C.; a daughter, Emasue Alford Vereen, Atlanta; a sister, Edna Hooper, Unadilla; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Memorial donations may be made to the Palmetto Baptist Church, 504 Center Street, Palmetto, Ga. 30268. Parrott Funeral Home, Fairburn, was in charge.
Source: the citizen.com .. Fayette GA, 8/10/2006
husband of Jeannette Pevey
Wallis E. DeWitt, age 72 of Auburn, passed away quietly on Saturday, October 3, 2009 at Embracing Hospice in Snellville, GA. Funeral Services will be held at 11 AM on Monday, October 5, 2009 at Union Grove Baptist Church, Auburn, with Rev. Alan Hall and Rev. Al Sizemore officiating.
Mr. DeWitt will lie in state from 10 AM to 11 AM. Burial will take place at 11 AM on Tuesday, October 6, 2009 at Guyton Cemetery in Guyton, Georgia.
Born in Savannah, GA on June 9, 1937, he was the only son of E.A. DeWitt and Eva Blanch DeWitt. He married Jeanette Pevey in 1960 and during their 49 years of marriage, they had 3 sons. Wallis graduated from Georgia Southern with a BA and from the University of Georgia with a Masters Degree in Microbiology. He then went on to graduate from Tulane University in New Orleans with a Masters Degree in Public Health. Wallis taught school for 1 year and worked for the Public Health Department in Savannah and for John Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland. Wallis worked for the CDC in Atlanta for 42 years. He traveled all over the world with his work. Wallis loved his work and those he worked with. They were truly his other family. He enjoyed spending time at his cabin and with his friends at Scaly Mountain, N.C. He also visited his sister in Arizona quite often. His greatest joy was his family and his friends. Those who knew Wallis will miss his cooking and jovial personality. Wallis will long be remembered for his kindness and his generosity to his family and those he came in contact with.
He is survived by his wife, Jeanette Pevey DeWitt; Sons and Daughters-in-law: Vince and Bethania DeWitt, Ashley and Suzanne DeWitt, and Eric DeWitt; Grandchildren: Bethany, Tyler, Leah, Brynn, and Jake DeWitt; Sister: Janelle (DeWitt) Olson of Arizona and a beloved cousin, Elfrieda Alston of Decatur, and many nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to ALS Association, Georgia Chapter, 1955 Cliff Valley Way, Suite 116, Atlanta, Georgia 30329 or at www.alsaga.org. The family will receive friends from 2 - 4 and 6 - 8 PM on Sunday, October 4, 2009 at Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, SW, Lawrenceville, GA 30045. Please sign the online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com
Source: Family-Placed Death Notice �The Atlanta Journal-Constitution� October 4, 2009
FLEMING, ANNE P.
daughter of Elisa Lenora Peavey
WINTERVILLE, CLARKE CO., GA
Anne P. Fleming, 83, of 1200 Robert Hardeman Road, #54, died Thursday, Jan. 22, 1998.
A native of East Lake, Mrs. Fleming was a daughter of the late Elisa Lenora Peavey Pierce and Sidney Winkfield and the widow of Edwin Hall "Abe" Fleming.
She was preceded in death by a son, E. Dozier Fleming.
She was a member of Winterville Methodist Church, a former member of Winterville Silver Hair Club and a companion sitter for the elderly.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Lord & Stephens Funeral Home East, Athens. Burial will be at 4:30 p.m. Saturday in Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery, Stone Mountain.
Survivors include a daughter, Gaye Fleming Yager, Winterville; a son, Sidney P. Fleming, Cumming; seven grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
Athens Daily News/Banner-Herald, Clarke Co GA
GREENE, WILLIAM B. son of Della Mae (Peavey)
William B. Greene, 84, of Mission Road, Cartersville, died July 15, 2008. He was born in Bartow County, on Nov. 23, 1923, a son of the late William Marion Greene and Della Mae (Peavey) Greene.
He was a 1940 graduate of Cartersville High School. After graduation he served in the U.S. Navy, seeing action in the Southwest Pacific, Admiralty Islands. After his service in World War Two, he attended the University of Georgia and graduated from the University of Georgia a School of Law in 1950 and was admitted to the Georgia State Bar in 1950, remaining active in the practice of law until his death.
During his legal career he served Bartow County six years in the Georgia Legislature. He also served as city attorney for the City of Cartersville and other county municipalities.
In July 1957, he formed Greene and Greene, Attorney at Law, where he remained an active partner until his death. He was a member of the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association and a member of the Cherokee Bar Association, and a number of other local civic organizations.
He was a member and trustee of the Heritage Baptist Church. His hobbies included hunting, fishing, and enjoying the tranquility of his farm.
Preceded in death by his wife, Jane Stow Greene, in 2005, he is survived by his sons and their wives, Calvin and Brenda Greene, Randall and Martha Maulsby Greene, and Barry B. and Pamela Hill Greene; by his grandchildren, Adam Greene, Nathan Greene, Rebecca Williams, Lindsey Greene, Mason Greene and Taylor Greene; step-grandsons, Shane and Scott Blackman; four great-grandchildren; his brother and sister-in-law, James E. Greene and Christine Greene; a niece and a nephew.
Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, July 18, 2008, from the Heritage Baptist Church with Dr. Bob Ballance officiating. The family will receive friends at the church from 12:30 to 2 p.m. Friday. For those desiring, memorial contributions may be made to the Heritage Baptist Church.
Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Drive, Cartersville, is in charge of the arrangements.
Source daily tribune�Cartersville GA, 7/18/2008
HARBIN, HOYT H.
Hoyt H. Harbin, 81, of 70 Hood St. died Sunday, July 2, 2000.
A native of Gwinnett County, Mr. Harbin was a son of the late Thomas R. and Nancy PEAVY Harbin.
He was retired as former executive director for the Jefferson Housing Authority and was a member of Commerce First United Methodist Church. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II and was a charter member of Commerce Country Club. He was a former member of Commerce Kiwanis and Lions clubs and was a former Commerce city councilman.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Commerce First United Methodist Church with the Revs. Warren Huddleston and Tom Lewis officiating. Burial will be in Jackson Memorial Park.
Survivors include his wife, Helen Miller Harbin; a daughter and son in law, Nancy and Gary Butler, Covington; two sons and daughters in law, Brian and Judy Harbin, Commerce, and Keith and Shonda Harbin, Hull; a sister, Mary Lou Bauer, Fort Worth, Texas; a brother, Dr. Melton Harbin, Lake Junaluska, N.C.; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to Commerce First United Methodist Church. The family is at the residence of his son Brian Harbin, 960 State St., Commerce, and will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. today at Little-Ward Funeral Home.
Athens Daily News/Banner-Herald, Tuesday, July 4, 2000
HILL, LORENZO RIPLEY [Dow] .......husband of Martha Peavey
Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon at four o'clock at the Montezuma Funeral Home for Lorenzo Ripley [Dow] Hill, who died at his home in Montezuma on Saturday, January 1st. He was 76 years old and had been a resident of this community for 55 years. The Rev. B. A. Pafford officiated at the ceremony.
Mr. Hill was a retired merchant and was well known throughout the county. His wife who survives him was the former Miss Martha Peavy. Other survivors are two sons, Seymour Hill, U.S.,Navy, Norfolk, Va. and Howard Hill of Vienna; two daughters, Mrs. Guy Huthnance of Birmingham, Al.; Mrs. O. E. Tebow of Augusta; one sister, Mrs. Betty Cashell of New York City.
[Note: Lorenzo Ripley Hill [January 1, 1944] the only date on the marker. It was his death date. He was born about 1868 if 76/1944]
He is buried in FELTON CEMETERY beside his wife, Martha (Peavey) Hill [August 8, 1962] The only date, probably her death date.
Source: Citizens & Georgian - Montezuma, Ga. January 6, 1944
KEITH, MR. JAMES HARDY
Mr. James Hardy Keith died last Friday of typhoid fever
He was between twenty and thirty years of age and a grandson of the late Judge Daniel Keith and nephew of Hon. G. L. PEAVY
He is survived by his wife, the former Miss Emma Keller, and two Children.
His burial took place last Saturday morning.
Vol. 17, No. 40, August 30, 1889
Merither County, Ga - Newspapers Obits
ODOM, ROBERT V.
Son of Shirley peavey Odom
Robert V. Odom, 63, died Wednesday, January 9, 2013. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m., Monday at Macon Memorial Park Cemetery with the Rev. Ron Holland officiating.
Mr. Odom, a native of Macon, was preceded in death by his wife, Shirley Peavey Odom. He loved the outdoors and loved to fish. He was preceded in death by three brothers. Survivors include his daughter, Sellina Odom of Warner Robins; his grandson, William Irby of Warner Robins; three sisters; numerous nieces and nephews.
Macon Memorial Park Funeral Home and Cemetery has charge of arrangements.
THOMPSON, MRS. RUBY IRENE
daughter of Nancy C. (Peavey) Lanier
Mrs. Ruby Irene Thompson, 84, of Manchester, passed away July 28, 2001 at Georgia Baptist Meriwether Nursing Home. Funeral services were conducted July 20 at the West End Baptist Church in Manchester with Reverend T.P. Hadley officiating, assisted by Reverend Kyle Woodfin.
Burial was at Macedonia Church Cemetery with Lennis Tarpley, Billy Paul Moncrief, Wendell Ward, Bill Slaughter, Gene Avery, and Woodie Harper serving as pallbearers.
Mrs. Thompson was born April 16, 1917 in Fulton County, the daughter of the late James Emory Lanier and the late Nancy Charlotte (Peavey) Lanier. She was retired from Callaway Mills Company in the weave department and was a member of West End Baptist Church.
Survivors include one daughter, Ann Sistrunk of Manchester; one son and daughter-in-law, James and Barbara Thompson of Rosewell, New Mexico; one daughter-in-law, Nancy Thompson; nine grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren. Mrs. Thompson was preceded in death by her husband, Julian B. Thompson; one son, Joe Thompson; one granddaughter, Jennie Lupes; and two infant granddaughters.
Smith-Steele-Meadows Funeral Home of Manchester was in charge of arrangements.
source: August 1, 2001 in "Manchester Star-Mercury" Manchester, GA.
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