Carl W. Pavey, 59, of Pinellas Park, Fla., passed away Thursday, April 3, 2008 in St. Petersburg, Fla. He was born July 3, 1948 in Hillsdale, MI to Robert and Louise (Spence) Pavey, they survive in Jonesville, MI.

Carl was a C & C machine programmer, a graduate of Hillsdale High School and had resided in Chicago and Florida. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving during the Vietnam era and was a member of the VFW.

Surviving besides his parents, Bob and Louise of Jonesville are two daughters, Catherine (Jason) Preuss of Portage and Kelly Pavey of Kalamazoo, MI two grandchildren, Deidra Preuss and Sadie Aumack; two sisters, Sandy (Jerry) Bigelow of Jonesville, MI and Connie (Khodr) Hadba of Beirut, Lebanon. He was preceded in death by his brother Donald in 2006.

Funeral services be at 2 p.m. Friday, April 11, 2008 at the Eagle Funeral Home in Jonesville with Minister Terry Stoddard officiating. Interment will take place at Sunset View Cemetery in Jonesville. The family will receive friends for visitation Thursday from 6�8 p.m., at the funeral home.

Source: Hillsdale Daily News, MI



Mrs. Sue (Pavey) Fellmy, 67, North Port, FL, formerly of Lebanon, IN died Friday, July 4, 2008, at Fawcett Memorial Hospital, Port Charlotte, Fla.

Mrs. Fellmy was born in Lebanon, on Aug. 7, 1940. She was the daughter of the late Richard O. Pavey and Mary Jean (Watson) Pavey Logan. A resident of Lebanon most of her life, she lived some time in Florida.

She married Charles T. Fellmy Jr. on July 28, 1985, in Lebanon. Mr. Fellmy survives.

Mrs. Fellmy worked in several positions, including waitress and a secretary in a real estate firm in Florida. A devoted homemaker and mother, she loved her family and was particularly fond of her grandchildren. She enjoyed dancing, cooking and communicating with friends on the Internet. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Lebanon.

Survivors include her husband, who resides in North Port; children, Lisa Everman and fianc�, Barry Railer, of Sheridan, Jennifer Sue Dodane and companion, Jason Berry, of North Port, and C. Keith Fellmy of North Fort Myers, Fla.; one brother, Jan D. Pavey and wife, Gadus, of Gonzales, La.; and five grandchildren, Arika Mullis of Evansville, Rachel Mullis of Sheridan, Cody Pierson of Sheridan, Zachary Dotas of Lafayette and Krista Dotas of North Port.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Myers Mortuary, 1502 N. Lebanon St., Lebanon. Funeral services are to be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Myers Chapel of Memories, with the Rev. Marsha E. Brown officiating. Interment will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery in Lebanon, IN

source: Lebanon reporter, IN




TSgt. George R. Peavy, 71, of Port Lavaca died Tuesday, August 30, 2011. He was born September 12, 1939 in Jacksonville, FL to the late George L. Peavy and Evelyn Walters Peavy.

He retired from the U.S. Air Force in 1977 and was a Local Mechanic for the last 20 years.

Services will be held out of state at a later date. Memorial donations may be made to Alzheimers Foundation, PO Box 96391, Washington, DC 20090-6391. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at


Source: digitnymemorial.com��Richardson Colonial Funeral Home Port Lavaca, TX



Shirley R. Peavy, 74, went to be with the Lord on Saturday March 27, 2010.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. on Tuesday at Fellowship Baptist Church in Madison, Fla., with interment at Hickory Grove Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Beggs Funeral Home in Madison, Fla.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Madison County Memorial Hospital, Shirley Peavy Memorial Fund, 309 N.E. Marion St., Madison, FL 32340.

She was born in Ware County, Ga. to Cecil and Thelma Roberts. She graduated from Asheville School of Medical Technology and came to Madison to work at the Madison County Memorial Hospital in 1956. She was a charter member of Fellowship Baptist Church. She was a loving mother and grandmother and enjoyed being with her family and friends. She was a bridge and bingo player and liked to fish and cook.

She was preceded in death by a brother, Lamar Roberts; a cousin, Fred Strickland; and a son-in-law, Terry Smith.

She is survived by a daughter, Pam Peavy Smith of Panama City Beach, Fla.; two sons, Robin Peavy and wife Lei of Huntsville and Opie Peavy and wife Paige of Madison, Fla.; a brother, Bob Roberts and wife Jake of Waycross Ga.; cousin, Hoyt Strickland Sr. and wife Barbara of St. Petersburg, Fla.; six grandchildren, Daniel Barrs, Whitney Barrs, Lane Peavy, Levi Peavy, Joy Peavy and J. D. Peavy; and longtime friend Jeane McDaniel.

Source: The Huntsville Times, Mar 29, 2010




Alice (Peavey) Edwards Roth, 71, died Friday, Nov. 14, 2008 in Orlando, FL. She was born Oct. 8, 1937, in Chicago, IL to Genevieve Storfer Peavey and Roy E. Peavey, she grew up and in the western suburbs of Chicago until their family settled in Barrington, IL.

Alice was raised with a love for animals which is forever present throughout her life. Alice had a successful business with her husband of 27 years, Dan Roth as a professional dog handler, breeding Standard Poodles, Yorkshire Terriers; while owning Stonewall Kennels in Downers Grove, IL. Alice remained very involved with her love of animals and family as she continued to support Barrington Flynn Valley 4-H Club, and the Illinois Dairy Goat Association. She later changed careers when she went into real estate in 1977 with her dearest friend Lydia T. Franz. Her family moved back to Barrington where she was very active in local, state, and national REALTOR� Associations. She served on the GRI Board of Directors of the Illinois and National Associations of REALTORS�. She also served on many REALTOR� committees including the Graduate REALTOR� Institue Baord of Governors. Alice served as President of the Barrington Board of REALTORS� in 1989. In 1995, Alice was awarded the honor as Realtor� of The Year for the Illinois Association of REALTORS�. Alice was a huge catalyst and early organizer of reciprocity among the various Multiple Listing Services throughout the Chicago area, which ultimately lead to the establishment of the country's largest Multiple Listing Service, which serves the greater Chicago metropolitan area today.

Alice was a member of American Mensa, an avid reader, and had a love of puzzles, games, playing cards, technology, traveling, and anything Disney. In 2006, Alice decided to live her life long dream to work for the Disney Corporation. Alice moved down to Orlando where she worked for the Carribean Beach Resort as a concierge where she shared her incredible passion and enthusiasm for Disney with her colleagues and guests. Alice was extremely happy with her life in Florida.

Loving mother of daughters Gene Helen Roth Benson and Katherine Roth Double; beloved sisters Judith Bankus Cooper, Valerie York, Denise "Bunny" McDermott; and devoted grandmother of Alexander Double and Meghan Double. She was a loving aunt and great aunt to her nieces Marcella Bankus and her children; Russell, Matthew, and Nicholas, Laurie Gottschalk and her children Cassandra and Stephanie and Margaret, John, and Grace McDermott. Alice was predeceased by her parents Roy E. Peavey and Genevieve Storfer Peavey, husbands Frank Edwards, Daniel H. Roth and longtime friend and business partner Lydia T. Franz.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, March 21, at Makray Memorial Golf Club, 1010 S. Northwest Hwy., Barrington, IL at 11:00 a.m.

A memorial service will be held in Barrington, IL

Source: chicagotribune.dot.com ...& the Antioch Review from 3/5/2009


Age 73, of Longwood FL passed away November 21, 2006.

He was born in Helen, GA to Andrew Lewis and Mary Mae (Robinson) Peavey. He was a Line Superintendent with Florida Power.
He is survived by his wife, Glenda; sons, Steven W. (Laura) of Apopka and Mitchell A.(Karen) of Longwood; his grandchildren, Alexander, Brianna, Kristen, Austin and Sheri Hibdon (Greg); great granddaughter, Kiley Hibdon; brother, Charlie(Diana) of Longwood.

Funera lservices will be conducted Monday, November 27th at 10 AM at the Ocoee OaksChurch with Pastor Ernie Post officiating. Interment will follow at WinterGarden Cemetery.

Visitation for friends will be Sunday, November 26 from 4-6 PM at the West Altamonte Chapel of the Baldwin-Fairchild Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, Relay for Life Altamonte Springs, ID 153607836, Team Name: PoPi's Pride, Florida Division, 3709 West Jetton Ave.,Tampa, FL 33629. Baldwin-Fairchild Funeral Home, 622 W. St. Rt. 436 AltamonteSprings, FL. 32714, 407-869-6065.



Brenda Peavey Purcell of Lake Wales FL passed away Monday, Aug. 2, 2010, at Winter Haven Hospital. She was 52.

She was born Jan. 18, 1958, in Meriden, CT; and moved to Lake Wales from Sarasota in 2003. She was a businesswoman who owned operated Country Lane Deli in East Haddam, Conn., and Papa Joe�s Deli in Sarasota. She was very artistic, and active in Polk County Fellowship Dining program. Brenda was very good at sensing the need of others, and filling that need.

Brenda was preceded in death by her father, Daniel W. Peavey Jr. Survivors include her sons, Patrick Michael Purcell of Lake Wales and Ryan James Purcell of Lake Wales; her mother, Eleanor Peavey of Lake Wales; her brothers, Michael (Betty) Peavey of Shapleigh, Maine, Stephen (Teresa) Peavey of Wallingford, Conn.; five nieces and nephews; and six grand nieces and nephews.

Funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 6, 2010, at Episcopal Church of The Good Shepherd, Lake Wales. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 5, 2010, at Marion Nelson Funeral Home, Lake Wales. For those who wish, contributions may be made in her memory to Polk County Fellowship Dining, P.O. Box 9005, Drawer HS12, Bartow, FL 33831. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.marionnelsonfuneralhome.com.

Marion Nelson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Source: Lake Worth News FL�Sat Aug 7, 2010



Dallas M. Peavey, Sr., age 73, passed away on May 22, 2008 of Belleview. He was a proud Army Veteran of Vietnam and Korea.

He is the son of the late Ernest and Ruby Peavey; husband of Elaine Peavey; father of Cody Huennekens, Kathy (Donald) Kilpatrick, Sharon (Jon), Buddy "Dallas" Jr., Jerry (Nora), and William Peavey. He is the grandfather of 15 and great-grandfather of 12, also the brother of Ernestine (Daniel) Grimes and the late Lucille Crooker, and Bo Peavey. He has many nieces and nephews and many dear friends.

Visitations Monday 4-6 p.m. at Forest Lawn Funeral Home, 5740 S. Pine Ave., Ocala, FL 34480 with services Tuesday at 11 a.m. Interment at Florida National Cemetery.

Source: Ocala Star-Banner FL Forest Lawn Funeral Home, Ocala FL


Daphnie Peavey died on November 15, 2000.
She was born September 6, 1966 and was 34 years old.

The last know place of residence for Daphnie Peavey was North Miami FL


Submitted by: Gloria Cole

Dorothy Marie, age 70, of Orange Park, passed away Thursday, March 21, 1996. She was a native of San Francisco, CA, and lived most of her life in Orange Park and Peavey's Dairy in St. Augustine.

She was preceded in death by her husband Ralph Emory Peavey Sr., mother Mattie Davis and son Ralph Emory Peavey, Jr.

Survivors include, 2 daughters, Gloria and Gail; 4 sons, James, Raymond, Bobby, Robert; sister, Edith Saleeba; brother, James Waring; 20 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren, dear friend Emil Billitz.

Mom was loved by all and each one will miss her dearly .

Funeral services will be held Monday, March 25, 1996 at 2:00 PM graveside in Hickory Grove Cemetery, Rev. George Palmer officiating. The family will receive friends Monday, 12:oo Noon til service time.

Helm Funeral Home, Green Cove Springs, directing.



Edward O. Peavey, Sr., 55, of Oceanway, passed away on 11/23/06 at his residence. The Frostproof, Fl. native was an electrician by trade and also served his country in the U.S. Army.

Mr. Peavey is survived by his wife Diane Peavey of Jacksonville, 3 daughters, Tammy (Ricky) Castillo, and Jennifer (Kris) Riley, all of Jacksonville; 2 sons, Edward (Melissa) Peavey, Jr. of Jacksonville and Johnny (Jennifer) Peavey of Fayetteville, N.C. as well as 7 sisters, Erma Coleman of Cordele, GA, Corrina Blackburn of Jacksonville, Dorothy Prochazka of Chicago, IL, Nancy Roe of Live Oak, FL., Lucille Barskdale, Helen Fife, and Madine M. Kammerdiener, all of Middleburg, Fl.; 2 brothers, Donald Peavey of Tenn. & Terry Lee Peavey of Jacksonville, and 13 grandchildren.

Visitation will be held Sun. 11/26/06 from 4 to 6 pm in the Chapel of Callahan Funeral Home with funeral services also in the Chapel on Mon. 11/27/06 at 1:00 pm with interment in Dunn Creek Cemetery, Jacksonville. Arrangements by Callahan Funeral Home, Inc. Please Sign the Guestbook @ Jacksonville.com

Florida Times-Union,�.Jacksonville.com Nov 26, 2006



Eva Estelle Peavey, 92, of Tampa passed away March 9, 2010 at the Nursing Center at University Village.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Harvey Peavey and her son, Harold Peavey. She is survived by her children, Emogene Tucker, June, John and Chuck Peavey; brothers, John and Donnie Sikes; sisters, Edna Sistrunk and Ethelyn Hunter; 11 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren and six great-great grandchildren.

The family will receive friends Thursday, March 11th from 6-8pm at MacDonald Funeral Home, A funeral service will take place 1PM Friday Mar 12, 2010 at East Chelsea Baptist Church. Burial to follow at Myrtle Hill Memorial Park.


Source: MacDonald Funeral Home 10520 North Florida Ave Tampa, FL 33612



She was employed by department stores, and was a member of the Columbia Street Baptist Church, Pricilla Circle and the Goodwill Class, and served as Sunday School teacher. She attended Victory Baptist Church of Zephyrhills.

Survivors include a daughter, Shirley A. Barrett, Zephyrhills; two generations of nieces and nephews; and two grandsons.

Hodges Family Funeral Home, Zephyrhills FL.

Source; tampabay.dot.com



Gladys K. Peavey, 89, of Seffner, Fla., passed away February 23, 2007.

She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers and two sisters. She is survived by her daughter, Carolyn Bobeau and husband, N. Glen Bobeau; sons, Elton E. Peavey and wife, Sandra, and Thomas E. Peavey and wife, Susan; brothers, Ernest J. Keen, Phillip T. Keen and wife, Wilma, Jack Keen and wife, Linnie; sister, Christine Kast; four grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren; sister-in-law' s, Juanita Grissom, Kathleen Keen and Alice Keen Eckelberry; many nieces, nephew and friends.

Family will receive friends for visitation 6-8 p.m. Monday, February 26, 2007, at the Garden of Memories Funeral Home, 4207 E. Lake Ave., Tampa, FL.

Funeral services will take place 10 a.m. Tuesday, February 27, 2007, with Interment to follow in the Garden of Memories Cemetery.



KLOSTER, Gwendolyn P., 72, of Land O' Lakes, Fla., passed away Friday, February 15, 2008, at Florida Hospital of Zephyrhills. She was born in Belleville, Ala., September 22, 1935.

She was a former resident of Madison, Ala., and employed with General Motors for more than 30 years. She joined her daughter and grandchildren in Florida in 2002. She was a devoted mother, mother-in-law and grandmother to Michele K. Hanshaw, Dr. Mark L. Hanshaw, Michael Lee Henderson and Bailey Loraine Peterson.

She is also survived by her brothers, Harold M. Peavey and Douglas J. Peavey, her sister-in-law, Rebecca A. peavey, and her nieces, Lynn D. Southgate and Anne C. Pravey. She is survived by many loving relatives and friends.

Gwendolyn Kloster, she' s not just a name on a bus roster, but a smiling and poised Gwen Kloster! She's quick with a smile, and will go the last mile, as a positive attitude, she'll nurture and foster!

Services will take place at noon Sunday, February 24, 2008, at Christ Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, 204 Druid Hills, Temple Terrace, Fla.,

source: Hodges Family Funeral Home, Zephyrhills, FL � www. Hodgesfuneralhomedotcom



Mr. Harold Dennis (Pop) Peavey, Sr., 67, of Tampa went home to be with the Lord on April 4, 2005. He was at home surrounded by his wife, son, daughter, brother, and a host of family & friends.

He was a member & deacon of West Broad Street Baptist Church. Harold retired from 7-11 after 25 years of service. He then started his own business in 1986, Peavey Hosiery. Harold loved to sing Gospel Music and shared his beautiful voice at many area churches. He adored his family. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Brenda. He is survived by his loving wife of 47 years, Irma; sons, Dennis (T), and Darren; daughter, Denise Peavey Chambers (Jeff); brother, Johnny Peavey (Shirly); grandsons, Travis and Dustin Chambers; granddaughter, Jennifer Harris; great granddaughter Autumn Harris; and numerous other family and friends.

His father was Harvey Watson Peavey (deceased) from Screven County, Georgia.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 am Thursday, April 7, 2005 at West Broad Street Baptist Church. Interment will follow at Myrtle Hill Memorial Park. The family will visit with friends Thursday at the church one hour prior to service. Flowers will be accepted or donations may be made to LifePath Hospice.

Source: Mac Donald Funeral Home, Tampa Fl and Gloria Peavey Cole



Harriet Jordan (Peavey) Beaulieu "Blondie", 92, died Monday June 28th 2010 at her home in Orlando. She was born May 27, 1918 in Garland, Maine, the daughter of George [Ivory] and Stella [Mae] [Perkins] Peavey. She was a Christian. Mrs. Beaulieu was retired from the harness horse racing industry and loved traveling with family and friends.

In addition to her parents, Blondie was predeceased by two brothers, George [Ivory] Peavey of Boulder City, Nevada and Gilman [Henry] Peavey of Hermon, Maine. Blondie is survived by her husband Roland; daughter Alana "Kitty" Hutter (Robert), Apopka and step-daughter Sonia Taylor, Orlando; sisters Bertha Kirk (George), Orlando and Orrie Belle LeClerc, Tiburon, California; three grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

Private services will be held at Carey Hand Cox-Parker Funeral Home in Winter Park, Florida on July 1, 2010. Interment will be at Highland Memory Gardens, Apopka, Florida. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to your local humane society or any animal rescue group.

Source: 1 July 2010 Orlando Sentinel, a Florida newspaper,� amended for clarification by KM Davis



James E. Peavey, Jr. was born on August 22, 1973 in Green Cove Springs, Florida and passed away April 12, 2009 in Jacksonville, Florida. He was 35.

In addition to his Wife Heather Peavey, survivors include: His Four Children, son Hart Peavey, and daughters McKenzie Tovar, Jaymi Peavey and Purity Villarreal. His father, James Edward (Karen) Peavey, Sr.; and numerous Friends and Family.

Memorial services will be held 2:00 P.M., Saturday, April 18, 2009 at Long Branch Baptist Church with Pastor William McLeod officiating. Prestwood Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Source: Prestwood Funeral Home 4/2009



Jerry Peavey, 77, passed away 1/14/10 of cardiac arrest.

He was born September 26, 1932 in Hawkinsville, Georgia and came to Winter Haven from Georgia in 1939. He was an avid fisherman and a member of Westwood Missionary Baptist Church, Winter Haven.

He is survived by wife: Patricia Peavey- Winter Haven FL; daughter: Jody McGreevy- St. Petersburg, FL; son: Michael Peavey, Winter Haven FL; grandson, Alex McGreevy and brother: Terrell Peavey (Virginia)- Winter Haven FL.

Source: News-Chief from January 16 to January 17, 2010



Peavey Rev. John B. Jr., 53, originally of Zephyrhills, FL, passed peacefully on June 16, 2013, in Sun City Center, FL. "Papa" was a devoted husband, proud father and grandfather, avid boater and fisherman, and a pastor of the United Methodist Church.

He is survived by his wife of 33 years, Marti Puckett Peavey; three children, Jessica Peavey Doherty, Joie Peavey Campbell and John "Trae" Peavey III; two grandsons, Jack and Jeremiah Campbell; his parents, Shirley and John Peavey Sr.; his sister, Sherry Peavey Calhoun; and many nieces and nephews.

A "Celebration of Life" open house will be held Sunday, June 30, 2013, 2-4:00 P.M., at 802 Leisey Circle, Ruskin, FL 33570. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to LifePath Hospice (Chapters Health, 12470 Telecom Dr, Suite 300-W, Temple Terrace, FL 33637) or Braden River United Methodist Church Youth Program (5858 44th Ave E, Bradenton, FL 34203).

Source: TBO Tampa Tribune, Jun 23, 2013



Memorial services for Mr. Joseph E. Peavey Jr. will be Sunday at 5 p.m. in the Hatcher Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be private.

Mr. Peavey was born in Elk River, Minn., to the late Joseph E. Peavey Sr. and Isabelle Peavey. He was preceded in death by two sisters, Mary Erckenbrack, Jane Busse and a nephew, John Brock.

Surviving are his sons, Sheldon Peavey, Langley, Jacob Peavey, NAWS China Lake, Calif.; sons and their wives, Phillip and Ann Peavey, Martinez, Ga., and Andrew and Mary Allisun Peavey, Matthews, Ga.; and three grandchildren, Ryan Peavey, Mitchell Peavey and Emily Peavey.

Friends may call from 4 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Hatcher Funeral Home, U.S. Highway 1, Langley.

source: News, The - (Mar 7/2005)



Mr. Willie Mack Peavey Sr., 82, died Friday (June 4, 2004) at the V.A. Medical Center in Lake City, Fla. following an extended illness. He was a native of Douglas but had resided most of his life in Waycross. He was the son of the late Mattie Robbins Peavey Sweat.

He was retired owner of Tuffy's Drive-In and Lake Tuffy's. He was in charge of a crash boat outfit in Okinawa while serving in the U. S. Air Force and was a member of the V.F.W.

The survivors include his wife, Daisy Vaughn Peavey, of Waycross; two daughters, Hester Guest (husband Clyde), of Valdosta, Delores Nichols, of Blue Ridge, Ga.; two sons, Willie Mack Peavey Jr. (wife Ellen), of Hilton Head Island, S.C., Alex Peavey (wife Marilyn), of Waycross; one brother, PaulPeavey, of Waycross; one half-brother, Alvin Lawton Peavey, of Tallahassee, Fla.; 11 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held 2 p.m. Monday at Oakland Cemetery. The family will be receiving friends at Music Funeral Home Sunday night from 6 until 8 o'clock.

Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.musicfuneralhome.com.

Source: Music Funeral Home .com



Margaret Louise Peavy, 88, of Melbourne, FL, went to be with the Lord on June 18, 2013. Margaret was born in Collins, Georgia on April 4, 1925. She was a beloved mother, grandmother and friend who will be missed.

Margaret is survived by her son, William David Peavy; three grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and one great-great-granddaughter.

She is preceded in death by her husband, William Peavy; and beloved daughter, Barbara Troehler.

The funeral service will be held at 10:00 am on Monday, July 8, at St. John's Episcopal Church at 610 Young St., Melbourne, FL, 32935.

Source: Atlantic Mortuary & Cremation, Central FL



Florida � Mary Jane Peavey Nelson, 58, loving wife of Robert Nelson, died on September 14, 2012, at their home in Florida.

She was born on April 4, 1954, daughter of the late Roy (Bud) and Mary (Sweet) Peavey. Mary Jane attended Gloucester Public Schools and loved the Riverdale area where she had many wonderful memories.

Mary Jane was kind. big hearted and always had a smile on her face. She loved her family and friends and had a very special bond with her only granddaughter, Jenna, with whom she loved to shop, have tea parties and search for special rocks and gems. She also loved animals and rescued and adopted many throughout the years.

Mary Jane had many hobbies which included traveling throughout the country and abroad, gardening, shopping for antiques and watching her favorite movies with her sister Nancy.

In addition to her husband, Mary Jane is survived by her daughter, Nicole, wife of Steve Howard of Tennessee; her daughter, Amy, fiancee of Rich Kovarich of California; her grandchildren, Wade, Austin and Jenna of Tennessee and her new baby grandson Kyan of California. She is also survived by her brother, Roy (Barry) Peavey; sister, Deborah Conrad; brother, Robert Peavey husband of Amy (Pittenger); brother, Don Peavey husband of Leslie (Watson); sister, Nancy Peavey all of Gloucester, and sister, Lois Day wife of Walter Day of Vinalhaven, Maine. Nieces and nephews, James Silva of Florida, Christine and Toni Leigh Mondello of Maine, Tammy Sainato, Jaimie Klopotoski, Timothy Fulford, Brandon Peavey and Olivia Peavey all of Gloucester, and five great-nieces and nephews. She also leaves behind a brother-in-law, Mark Nelson of Colorado.

A private memorial service will be held at a later date.

Source : Gloucester Times , Gloucester MA �Sep 26, 2012



Mrs. Pearl Pauline Peavey, 76, of Fort Meade, FL, died Thursday, June 10, 2009 at Bartow Regional Medical Center due to respiratory failure.

Mrs. Peavey was born July 25, 1932 in Fort Green, FL. She was a homemaker and has lived in Fort Meade since 1969. She was a Baptist.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Ernest "Boe" Peavey. She is survived by her two sons, Earnest and wife Debbie Peavey of Fort Meade and Stacey and wife Deborah Peavey of Bartow. Four grandchildren: Melissa Foley, David Brett Horn, Hope Peavey, and Jerry Foley, all of Bartow. One great-grandchlid, Layne Foley of Bartow.

Arrangements are being handled by McLean Funeral Home, 306 East Broadway, Fort Meade, FL, where the family will receive friends from 6 to 8 pm Friday, June 12, 2009. Funeral service will be Graveside at Evergreen Cemetery in Fort Meade at 10:00 am Saturday, June 13, 2009.

source: �www.Mcleanfuneralhome.net �.Fort Mead FL



APRIL 1937---Mrs. Mary Mamie Peavey, wife of Mr. C.M. Peavey died at Pensacola Fla. last Sunday . She was buried at Brushy Creek Cemetery Tuesday afternoon............


Submitted by: Gloria Cole

GREEN COVE SPRINGS____ Ralph Peavey, 48, died Tuesday.

He is survived by the widow, Dorothy, Orange Park; 2 daughters, Mrs. Gloria Baldwin, Mandarin, and Mrs. Gail Davis, Jacksonville; 5 sons, Emory, Shiloh Ohio; James, Mandarin; Raymond, Orange Park; Bobby, Green Cove Springs; and Robert, Orange Park; his mother , Mrs. Della Peavey, Green Cove Springs. Two sisters, Mrs. Dahlia Palmer, Fort Lauderdale; and Mrs. Anna Altstapt, Orange Park; 4 brothers, Harvey, Tampa; Gordon, Green Cove Springs; and 4 grandchildren.

Funeral will be 2 p.m. Thursday in Hickory Grove Cemetery with Helm Funeral Home in charge.



Ralph 'Chip' Emory Wade Peavey, 39 was born on Jan 20, 1971 and passed away on Thursday, December 30, 2010 in Jacksonville, FL. Ralph was born in Jacksonville and lived in Shiloh, OH before returning to Jacksonville. He served his country in the U.S. Army and was a tournament pool player.

Ralph is survived by his loving wife, Amy Peavey; daughters, Savannah, Cheyenne and Rebecca; mother and father in law, Kim Goodell and Terry Sheffield; brother, Ryan Peavey; best friend and cousin, Jody Davis and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and many loving friends.

A memorial service in celebration of his life will be held on Tuesday, January 4, 2010, 11:00 AM at First Christian Church of Orange Park, 2876 Moody Ave., Orange Park, FL. In lieu of flowers, kindly make donations to Vy Star account # 702853512 to help the family with funeral expenses.

Source: Florida Times-Union on January 2, 2011



Robert A Peavey, age 57 born Dec 1, 1955, a legend, passed away into Gods hands Friday, May 10, 2013. He not only left behind his wife of 31 years Patricia Ulrich Peavey of Jacksonville; children: Steven Hartley; Paul Peavey; Christina Peavey; Michelle Peavey; siblings: Gloria Cole; James Peavey; Gail Bertram; and Bobby Peavey; sister-in-laws Karen and Shirley Peavey; grandchildren: Logan; Lucas �Scotty�, Harley, Nathan and Caleb, but also a father figure and the best hunting partner there was to many! If you knew Red (triple t), then you know he is in the biggest tree stand there is! We remember him not only by our loving and precious memories, but also by his repeated hunting stories, good jokes and bad, his stubbornness and laughs! We all love him very dearly and he will be missed by many!

His viewing is Thursday May 16, 2013 from 6pm-8pm at Helm-Gallagher Funeral Home, 1811 Idlewild Ave. in Green Cove Springs FL 32043... The burial of the ashes will be on Saturday May 18, 2013 at 2pm in Hickory Grove Cemetery, food service will follow around 4:00 @ Ronnie Van Zant Park 2760 Sandridge Rd, Green Cove Springs, FL (Camouflage Attire). Arrangements are by Helm-Gallager Funeral Home & Cremation Services

Source : Helm Gallager Funeral Servces & The Florida Times Union, May 15, 2013



Mrs. Ruth Edith Peavey of Lakeland died of complications of diabetes Sunday on Dec. 4, 2005 at Oakbridge Healthcare Center. She was 77.

Born in Haverhill, Mass., on Feb. 2, 1928, she came to Lakeland from Chicopee, Mass., in 1985. She was a homemaker. She was a Protestant and a member of First United Methodist Church in Chicopee.

Mrs. Peavey was preceded in death by her husband, Howard C. Peavey Jr. She is survived by her daughters, Nancy Harrell, Lakeland, June Beauchemin, Leominster, Mass.; son, Edward Peavey, Zion, Ill.; brothers, Ralph Roberts, New Hampshire, Richard Roberts, Texas; 10 grandchildren; one great-grand-child.

Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Friday (December 9, 2005) at Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Diabetes Association.
Arrangements by Gentry-Morrison Dukes-Steen Funeral Home. December 07, 2005

Obit listed with Gentry-Morrison Funeral Home, Lakeland FL



Thelbert F. Peavey, 85, of Winter Garden, passed away August 10, 2006.

Mr. Peavey was the former owner of the Starlight Drive-In. He was born November 9, 1920 in Pineview, GA to Steve and Edna Peavey.

He is survived by his wife, Lois; son, Delbert (Charlotte) Peavey; daughter, Donna Chancey; sister, Juanita Fleming; grandchildren, Tonya (Jason) Lufcey, Derrick (Shannon) Peavey, Louis (Karen) Chancey and Robert (Cheryl) Chancey; great-grandchildren, Courtney, Emily and Corey Chancey, Kelsey Dishman, Aubrey Sweat, Shantel and Shelby Peavey.

Visitation will be held Monday evening from 6-8PM at Collison Carey Hand Funeral, Winter Garden. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 11AM at the funeral home.

Source: Collison Carey Hand Funeral Home , Winter Garden, FL



Thomas Earl Peavey 63 of Tampa, FL was called home to rest peacefully on September 12, 2008. He was born Mar 4, 1945 and died Sep 12, 2008. A loving and devoted husband, father and Papa.

He is survived by his loving wife of 42 years, Susan; daughters, Michelle Peavey and Melissa Peavey Kent and husband, Chris; grandchildren, Connor, Abigail and Ava; brother, Elton Peavey and sister, Carolyn Bobeau. He devoted his life to loving his family and friends and he will be greatly missed.

The family will receive friends Sunday, September 14, 2008 from 6pm-8pm at Garden of Memories Funeral Home, 4207 E. Lake Ave, Tampa. Funeral services will be Monday, September 15, 2008 at 12:30pm at the funeral home. Entombment will follow at Garden of Memories Cemetery. Words of comfort may be expressed at gardenofmemoriestampa.com

Source : Tributes.com & gardenofmemorias.com



William �Bill� Peavey died Nov. 14, 2008. He was born in Coon Bottom and had lived in Tallahassee for the past 50 years. He worked as the service manager for Pyrofax Gas Company for many years. In his spare time, he enjoyed farming and hunting.

He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Myrtice Whitehead Peavy; one son, William Herold Peavy of Los Angeles, California; one brother, Leon Peavy of Tallahassee; and two sisters, Betty Jo DeBary of Quincy and Jeanette Peavy of Havana. He was preceded in death his parents, Robert Peavy of Havana and Clara Febo of Tallahassee; one sister, Doris Ruth Spears of Crawfordville; and five brothers, Jack D. Peavy, J.E. Peavy, and Tom Peavy, all of Tallahassee; Otis Peavy of Madison and Elton Peavy of Havana.

Visitation will be 11:00 A.M. to 12:00 Noon on Monday November 17, 2008 at Good Hope United Methodist Church. Funeral services at 12:00 Noon EDT on Monday, November 17, 2008 at Good Hope United Methodist Church Hosford, Florida, with interment in Good Hope United Methodist Church Cemetery.

Source: Bevis Funeral Home FL



Mr. Willie Mack Peavey Sr., 82, died Friday (June 4, 2004) at the V.A. Medical Center in Lake City, Fla. following an extended illness. He was a native of Douglas but had resided most of his life in Waycross.

He was the son of the late Mattie Robbins Peavey Sweat.

He was retired owner of Tuffy's Drive-In and Lake Tuffy's. He was in charge of a crash boat outfit in Okinawa while serving in the U. S. Air Force and was a member of the V.F.W.

The survivors include his wife, Daisy Vaughn Peavey, of Waycross; two daughters, Hester Guest (husband Clyde), of Valdosta, Delores Nichols, of Blue Ridge, Ga.; two sons, Willie Mack Peavey Jr. (wife Ellen), of Hilton Head Island, S.C., Alex Peavey (wife Marilyn), of Waycross; one brother, Paul Peavey, of Waycross; one half-brother, Alvin Lawton Peavey, of Tallahassee, Fla.; 11 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held 2 p.m. Monday at Oakland Cemetery. The family will be receiving friends at Music Funeral Home Sunday night from 6 until 8 o'clock. Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.musicfuneralhome.com.

Source: musicfuneralhome.com


Submitted by Gloria Peavey Cole

Funeral services for Mrs. Willie Mae Peavey, 83 who died Saturday, January 31, 1998, will be held Wednesday at 2pm in George H. Hewell and Son, Northside Funeral Home with Rev. David R. Malmberg officiating. Interment in Ferreira Memorial Cemetery.

The Family will receive friends Tuesday (today) from 6-8 pm at the Funeral Home. Mrs. Peavey was a native of Hawkinsville, Ga and a resident of Jacksonville Florida for over 50 years. She was a member of the Baptist Faith.

In her younger years, she had worked for Warner Robins Air Force Base. She was pre-deceased by her husband of 35 years, the late Carlton Eugene Peavey.



Una (PEAVEY) Van Vliet passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2003, at the Bon Secours Nursing Home facility in Port Charlotte, FL, due to complications from Alzheimer's disease.

Mrs. Van Vliet moved to Manhasset in 1950 with her husband, Donald, and son, Stephen, and was a resident of Manhasset from 1950 to 1998.

She was born in Bangor, ME, in May of 1910.She graduated from Smith College in 1933 and later continued her education at Columbia University and Hofstra University. She worked for the National Girl Scouts for many years and really found her calling at Buckley Country Day School, where she taught fifth grade and tutored many subjects from 1964 to 1998. She was active in the Manhasset community and especially with the Congregational Church of Manhasset.

Her husband, Donald, passed away in February, 1987, and her younger son, Christopher, passed away in August, 1991. She moved to Port Charlotte, FL, in 1998 to be with her son, Stephen, and daughter-in-law. Her son, Stephen, and daughter-in-law, Charlotte, survive her.

Source Manhasset Press Feb 7, 2003



Age: 54
Died: 1971 (obit date)

Source: TODAY - Brevard Co. FL - 10/24/1971 - pg.3B

Notes: The TODAY newspaper was founded in 1966 as a daily newspaper serving Florida's Brevard County. Later, in 1985, TODAY changed its name to FLORIDA TODAY.

To request copies of the microfilm images, contact the Central Brevard Library and Reference Center at http://www.brev.org/about_bcl/reference/obit_research_requests.htm or phone 321-533-1794 or e-mail genealogy@brev.org Jim and Bonnie Garmon Research Committee Brevard Genealogical Society


Bruce A Peavy died on March 1, 2002.
He was born January 18, 1967 and was 35 years old.

The last known place of residence for Bruce A Peavy was Destin, FL.

Oct 16, 1928 � Jun 28, 2004

Palm Coast, FL

Earl �Chubby� Peavy 75 of Woodshire Lane a New York City police officer before his retirement in 1980 died Monday at Florida Hospital-Flagler.

Mr Peavy, a Marine Corps vetran of the Korean War where he received a purple heart,was born in Haines city, came her in 1996 from Long Island, N Y . He was a member of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic church, Knight of Columbus and the Queen of Most Holy Rosery, Roosevelt NY. He attended Tuskegee institute of Technology in Alabamba. Mr Peavy enjoyed all sports, especially football.

Survivors include his wife of 52 years, Irene, a daughter , Diane Harris, Roosevelt and two grandchildren. Memorial donations may be made to the American Kidney Fund 6110 executive Bldg, Rockville, MD 20852. Palm Coast Funeral Home is in charge.

source: The News-Journal - (Jul/3/2004) FL



Edna Earl Peavy died Dec. 16, 2008. She was born Mar 12, 1915 and was a native of Holmes County, Florida and moved to Tallahassee in the 1930's. She along with her husband Tom owned and operated Tom Peavy Heating and Plumbing in Tallahasee for many years and she was a member of First Assembly of God Church in Tallahassee.

She is survived by her two sisters, Inez Whitton and her husband Hulon of Tallahassee and Juanita Godwin of Tallahassee. Many other loving niece's and nephew's and family members. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Tom Peavy, two brothers, Millard Hobbs and Johnny Ray Hobbs; and two sisters, Ruby Renolds and Mary Grice.

Visitation will be 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM on Friday, December 19, 2008 at Bevis Funeral Home. Funeral service is at 2:00 P.M., EDT on Friday, December 19, 2008 at Bevis Funeral Home Chapel Tallahassee, Florida.

Interment is at Tallahassee Memory Gardens.

In Lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Big Bend Hopsice, 1723 Mahan Center Blvd., Tallahassee, FL. 32308

Source: Bevis Funeral Home Tallahassee FL


Submitted by Gloria Peavey Cole

PEAVY, Foy C., 88, passed away Saturday, April 10, 2004 at the Morris Center. Mr. Peavy was co-owner and operator of Peavy Bros. Electric Company since 1946.

He was a veteran of W. W. II in the U. S. Army. Mr. Peavy was a member of Ionic Lodge #101 F. & A. M., Scottish Rites Bodies and the Morocco Shrine Temple.

Preceded in death by his wife Mary Peavy, he is survived by two sons, two daughters, two brothers, thirteen grandchildren and eighteen great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 13th in the chapel of Hardage-Giddens Funeral Home, 5753 Blanding Boulevard. Interment will be at Riverside Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends this evening, Monday, April 12th from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Family request in lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Community Hospice of Northeast FL. Arrangements by Town and Country Funeral Home, 7242 Normandy Boulevard.



Sunrise July 2, 1956 Sunset September 6, 2010 Gloria Bernice Peavy was born in Riviera Beach, FL to the late Grant Green, Beatrice and George Gamble. She was educated in the Palm Beach County School system and graduated from Suncoast High School.

Her Christian journey started at St. John Missionary Baptist Church where she served in numerous capacities, including hospitality and usher board. In her latter years, she was a faithful member of Bible Church of God-WPB. Gloria was a caring and peaceful person. She always cared about other people more than she did herself. All of these qualities lead her into the health care industry. She loved caring for her patients and treated them like family.

Gloria was joined in holy matrimony to Hayward "Sonny" Peavy, Sr. who preceded her in death. From this union, they raised five children. She leaves to cherish her memories: one daughter, Sandra King (Henry) Lake Worth, FL; four sons, Carlos Peavy, Daytona, FL; Tony Peavy and Hayward Peavy Jr., both Lake Park, FL; and Otavis Peavy of Century, FL. Two brothers, George Gamble, South Carolina; Wescan Jones (Chantel) Daytona, FL; one sister, Denise Gamble, West Palm Beach, FL; stepsister, Mary Gamble, Riviera Beach, FL and a multitude of step sisters. Twelve grandchildren, Lavondra Howell, Riviera Beach, FL; Richard Howell Jr., Lake Worth, FL; Dasani Peavy, Carlos Peavy Jr., Carlicia Peavy; Tatiana Brooks, Genera "Meme" Peavy, Lyblca Peavy, all of Riviera Beach, FL; Demar Peavy, Carter Peavy, all of Lake Park, FL; Christiana Peavy of Ocilla, GA; Jordan Peavy, Lake Worth, FL; and a multitude of nieces, nephews, cousins, relatives, neighbors and friends. Special Memories: James Gamble (deceased brother), Helen Johnson, Alzena Gamble, (deceased Sisters).

Memorial Services will be Tuesday, September 14, 2010 at 10:00 AM at Church of God, 629 5th Street, West Palm Beach, FL. Funeral arrangements entrusted to: Shuler's Memorial Chapel5301 Australian AvenueMangonia Park, FL(561) 882-4255 To express condolences and/or make donations Visit PalmBeachPost.com/obituaries Web #5540470

Source: Palm Beach Post .com �.Sep 12, 2010



Isiah Peavy, age 67, of West Palm Beach, departed this life peacefully on June 5, 2011. He leaves to mourn his wife, Leomie Peavy; 12 children; grandchildren and a host of sorrowing relatives and friends.

Visitation will be Friday, June 10, 2011 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, at St. Thomas Church of God in Christ, 1400 Division Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL. Homegoing services, Saturday, June 11, 2011, 11:00 AM at the above named church. Shuler's Memorial Chapel Mangonia Park, FL

Source: The PalmBeachPost.com/obituaries Jun 10, 2011



James Thomas "Tom" Peavy, 65 of Gulf Breeze, FL passed away April 4, 2007.

Tom was born in Tallahassee in 1942, to James and Blanche Peavy. He enlisted in the Air Force in 1962 and served 4 years. He married Barbara Didday in 1963. Together they raised three wonderful daughters, Janet, Cheryl and Samantha. They moved to Gulf Breeze in 1965 and Tom began working for the Gulf Breeze Post Office in 1967. He retired in 2004 after serving 37 years in Civil Service. He worked at the Transfer Station in Gulf Breeze for the past three years. His spare time was devoted to his wife and family. He loved to spend time at their farm in Georgia hunting and fishing.

Tom lived for his wife and girls. His family was everything to him. It would take you about five minutes with Tommy to figure out he married his soul mate and loved Barbara in the manner most women dream of. He would light up when his girls or grandkids were around. He loved life and enjoyed every small detail of it.

Tom was preceded in death by his parents, James Thomas Peavy, Sr. and Blanche Elizabeth Peavy.

He is survived by his beloved wife, Barbara; his daughters, Janet Carol Smith, Cheryl Lynn (Patrick Holmes) Shirey, and Samantha Leigh Peavy, all of Gulf Breeze; his sister, Carol Lynn (John Paul) Green of Macon, GA; and five grandchildren, Stephen James Smith, Christopher Lee Shirey, Nicholas Lee Wells, Jansen Thomas Wells and Max Holmes Shirey.

Pallbearers were Patrick Shirey, Stephen Smith, Christopher Shirey, Eddie Joseph, John Green, Max Finney and Duane Leifur. Honorary pallbearers will be Nicholas Wells, Jansen Wells and Max Shirey.

Visitation was held Friday, April 6 at Rose Lawn Funeral Home in Gulf Breeze, and Rose Lawn Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.



Jean M. Peavy, 70, of Cedar Glen Drive, died Jan. 9, 2004, at Florida Hospital-DeLand. A homemaker, Mrs. Peavy was born in Keysville, GA, and moved to this area in 2003 from Pine Island.

She was a member of Eastside Baptist Church in DeLand. An artist who enjoyed painting, she started The Food Closet in Pine Island.

Mrs. Peavy is survived by her husband of 42 years, Clarence, one son, James Ernest of Portland, Ore., one sister, Beth Linnemann of DeLand, three grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Carpenter Curry was in charge.

source: The/West Volusia DeLand Beacon FL



John Peavy 31, of Hudson, formerly of Brooksville, died Sunday (Jan. 22, 2006) in New Port Richey. He was born in Ocala and came to Hudson last year from Brooksville, where he lived 20 years.

He was a Marine Corps veteran and attended the Hope United Methodist Church of New Port Richey. He was a motorcycle salesman for Gulf Coast Harley-Davidson of New Port Richey and a top salesman for Ferman Automotives/Harley-Davidson stores.

Survivors include two sons, Matthew and Colton, both of Spring Hill; his father, John W., Ocala; his mother and stepfather, Kathy and Michael Guin, Pensacola; four sisters, Kristi Guid, Groveland, Monica Hall, Mandy and Jenny Peavy, all of Ocala; maternal grandmother, Nell Fallon, Ocala; paternal grandparents, Wayne and Lois Guin, Brooksville; and companion, Angel Dowty,

Hudson.Merritt Funeral Home, Brooksvile FL.

Source: Tampa Bay.com archives



John W. �JohnBoy� �Bubba� Peavy, Jr. of Quincy, FL, died Saturday, March 15, 2008 in Havana FL.

Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, March 20 at Peavy Farms with visitation from 10:00 a.m. until service time. Charles McClellan Funeral Home in Quincy was in charge of arrangements.

He is survived by his wife, Sherri Marie Peavy of Quincy; father and mother, John W. and Gloria Peavy of Havana; stepdaughters, Raven Windham and Sacha Raper, both of Quincy; sister, Payge Peavy of Havana; aunts and uncles and a host of cousins.

source: Havanaherald.dotcom


Age: unk
Died: 1923 (obit date)

Source: Cocoa Tribune - Brevard Co. FL - 1 Feb 1923 - pg.1

Notes: Cocoa Tribune Death Index Cocoa, Florida, 1925-1929. Obituaries for the area were transferred to a sister newspaper, the Florida Today, in April 1966.

To request copies from the Central Brevard Library and Reference Center use the following link to see instructions: http://www.brev.org/about_bcl/reference/obit_research_requests.htm Phone 321-533-1794 E-mail genealogy@brev.org



Lonzie L. Peavy, age 72, of Pensacola died March 8, 2004 in a Health Care Facility following a lengthy illness.

Lonzie was born in Pineapple, AL and was a graduate of Pineapple High School. He retired from Arizona Chemical, Inc. and was a member of Houser Memorial A.M.E. Zion Church.

Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Alconric Peavy; daughter, Ms. Helen M. Peavy; sisters, Louise Grace, Gracie (Lawyer) Stanton, Ruby (Glovan) Johnson, all of Pensacola; Alice (Claude) Patterson, Detroit, MI. and Mabel Hyde, Cincinatti, OH; mother-in-law, Etta M. Brown, Minter, AL; sister-in-law, Mamie Adams of Minter AL, and Earlene McConnico, Selma AL; brother-in-law, George (Ella) Chestnut, Baltimore, MD.

Funeral services will be 11:30 Friday, March 12, 2004 at Houser Memorial A.M.E. Zion, 710 E. Jordan St with Pastors George R. Washington of Houser Memorial A.M.E Zion and Pastor Richard L. Hines, Jr. of St. John Divine Missionary Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery.

Friends may call at Houser Memorial from 9:30 - 11:15 a.m. Joe Morris & Son Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

source: Pensacola News Journal - (Mar/12/2004)FL



He was a native of Unadilla, Ga., who came to the area from Tampa, in 1950. He was a retired worker for both Alcoma and Waverly Growers. He was a World War II Navy veteran, serving in the Mediterranean aboard the USS Little Rock. He was of the Baptist faith.

He is survived by his wife, Ellen Peavy of Lake Wales; four daughters, Judy Buxton, Elaine Mimbs and Alison Chavis, all of Lake Wales, and Paulette Holley of Lexington, Ky.; four sons, John Peavy, Rick Peavy and Kenneth Lewis, all of Lake Wales, and Donald L. Robbins III of Oceanside, Calif.; a sister, Lavonia Fowler of Hawkinsville, Ga.; three brothers, Hendell Peavy and Marvin Peavy, both of Hawkinsville, Wendell Peavy of Valdosta, Ga.; 12 grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Elizabeth Juanita Peavy.

Services will be private. Johnson Funeral Home, Lake Wales FL.

source: www. Polkonline dot com



Magnus DeLacy Peavy, Jr., 86 of Havana died, Tuesday, March 11, 2008.

The service was held Monday, March 17, at First Baptist Church of Havana. Memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church, 116 East 6th Avenue, Havana, Florida 32333. Charles McClellan Funeral Home in Quincy was in charge of arrangements.

Magnus DeLacy Peavy, Jr. (Pappy, M.D.) was born in Havana, Florida on July 14, 1921 to Magnus DeLacy and Elizabeth Sanders Peavy, both descendants of pioneer families. He lived on the same farm. M.D. married Virginia Skipper on September 21, 1940 and together they had four children and raised a nephew which they considered one of their own.

M.D. joined the Army and served in the South Pacific Campaign during WWII. When discharged he came back to the family farm and grew shade tobacco with his father. He was the founder of Peavy & Son Construction Company along with still running the farm. M.D. grew the last crop of shade tobacco in Gadsden County

M.D. and Virgina loved traveling with family and friends until she passed on January 13, 1988. He later married Audrey Faircloth Bassett. She preceded him in death on Nov12, 2004.

He loved his children, grandchildren, great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren and enjoyed spending time with them. He would make his daily trip to Peavy and Son Construction Company to visit with all the employees that he thought a lot of. Pappy will be greatly missed by his family and all who knew him.

He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Havana and the Havana Lodge # 167 F & AM. He is survived by his two sons, Magnus DeLacy Peavy III (and wife, Lynda), and John Wesley Peavy (and wife, Gloria), both of Havana; two daughters, Linda Peavy Pickles, of Havana, and Sandra Peavy Harrison, of Tallahassee; a nephew, Clayton Weaver (and wife, Lisa), of Havana; two sisters, Maurice Mitchell, of Tallahassee, and Eylse Grogan, of Raleigh, N.C.; 15 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren; and three great-great grandchildren; and his loyal companion, �Little Bit�.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his wives and sisters, Clyde Allen and Thelma Reeves; grandson, Tate Harrison; and son-in-law, Gene (Dilly) Pickles.

source: Havanaherald.dotnet



Marcella M. Peavy, of Wildwood, age 85, passed away on July 13, 2005. She was born in Oxford on Sep. 28, 1919 and lived in the area all of her life.

She was a homemaker; she loved fishing and flower gardening.

She is survived by her son: Henry Peavy and Roy Peavy, Jr., both of Wildwood; daughters: Mary Peavy Allen of Lake Panasoffkee; Marie Vick, Lillie Foster and Hilda Toth, all of Wildwood; brothers: J.C. and Frank Lewis, both of Summerfield, Russell Lewis of Ocala, Ted and James �Judd� Lewis, both of Oxford; 17 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild.

Family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. on Friday, July 15, 2005 at Banks/Page-Theus Funeral Home. Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 16, 2005 at Banks/PageTheus Funeral Home with Rev. Derrel Strickland officiating.

A private family only burial will follow the service at Pine Level Cemetery,Oxford, Sumter Co. Arrangements provided by Banks/Page-Theus Funeral Home, Wildwood.



Submitted by Gloria Peavey Cole

PEAVY, Mary S., 85, of Jacksonville, died on Monday, April 5, 2004. Mrs. Peavy was born in Randolph county, GA and moved to Jacksonville in 1945 from her birthplace.

She is survived by her husband, 2 sons...2 daughters, all of Jacksonville. 13 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.

The family will received friends this evening (Tuesday) from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm at Hardage-Giddens Funeral Home, the Edgewood Chapel located at 729 S. Edgewood Avenue where funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, April 7th. The interment will take place at Riverside Memorial Park.

Town and Country Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.



Ruby Irene Strouse 92, Ferndale FL, died Oct. 4, 2007. She was born Feb. 15, 1915, in Pineview, Ga., the daughter of Carlton Peavy and Irene Marchman Peavy.

She was a homemaker and a local resident since 1950. She was a member of 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.

Arrangements by Becker Family Funeral Home, Clermont; Ferndale Cemetery.

Sourcs: The West Orange Times , Winter Garden FL



Thomas E. Peavy, 63, of Tampa, died September 12, 2008. Survivors include his wife of 42 years, Susan; daughters, Michelle Peavey and Melissa Peavey (Chris) Kent; grand-children, Connor, Abigail and Ava; brother, Elton Peavey; and sister, Carolyn Bobeau.

Services occurred Sept 15, 2008, at Garden of Memories Funeral Home. Entombment at Garden of Memories Cemetery.

Source: CNewspub.com�Sep 14, 2008



Birth: Mar. 14, 1948
Death: Aug. 27, 2006

Walter Bruce Peavy, 58, of Winter Haven, died Sunday, Aug. 27, 2006, following a motorcycle accident.

Born March 14, 1948 in Lakeland, he moved from Arcadia to Winter Haven in 1990.

He was a construction worker, a U.S. Army Vietnam veteran, and a U.S. Army Ranger with 5th Group Special Forces. He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and of the Protestant faith.

Survivors include one son, Eric Peavy of Wauchula; one daughter, Kimberly Stutz of Fort Stewart, GA; and one granddaughter, Alyssa Stutz.

Memorial services were held Saturday, Sept. 2, 2006 at the Bethel Church of God in Bartow.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in his name to the V.F.W. or Wings of Eagles International

Source: The Herald-Advocate


Age: 56
Died: 1971 (obit date)

Source: TODAY - Brevard Co. FL - 04/08/1971 - pg.4B

Notes: The TODAY newspaper was founded in 1966 as a daily newspaper serving Florida's Brevard County. Later, in 1985, TODAY changed its name to FLORIDA TODAY.

To request copies of the microfilm images, contact the Central Brevard Library and Reference Center at http://www.brev.org/about_bcl/reference/obit_research_requests.htm or phone 321-533-1794 or e-mail genealogy@brev.org Jim and Bonnie Garmon Research Committee Brevard Genealogical Society




Alvin Pevey Jr. died Mar.23, 2008, He was born July 1, 1926 and was a native and lifelong resident of this area.

He was a veteran of World War II having served with the U.S. Navy. He was retired from Trailways Bus Lines as a diesel mechanic and loved to hunt and fish. He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Pauline Duggar Pevey of Tallahassee, and many other loving family members.

Visitation will be 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM on Tuesday, March 25, 2008 at Bevis Funeral Home, Tallahassee.

Graveside funeral services at Woodville Cemetery at 2:PM on Wednesday March 26, 2008

Source: Bevisfh.com



Dean S. Pevey, 70, of Lake Wales, Fla., and formerly of Jacksonville, passed away Saturday, Sept. 3, 2011, at his sister's home in St. Petersburg, Fla.

He was born Sept. 16, 1940, in Morgan County, the son of Albert and Margaret Mason Pevey.

Surviving are one son, Dean Pevey Jr. of Austin, Texas; two daughters, Janelle Rerenes and Lauren Pevey, both of Nashua, N.H.; two grandchildren; one brother, Richard (Mary) Pevey of Jacksonville; and two sisters, Norma (John) DeOrnellas of Lincoln and Shirley Hintz of St. Petersburg, Fla. A brother, Jimmy Pevey, preceded him in death.

Dean was an over-the-road driver for the Indian River Trucking Company. He was a Navy veteran. He enjoyed flying his airplane, golfing and yard work. He was a member of a motorcycle club where he was affectionately nicknamed "Pappy."

Cremation rites have been accorded. Dean's family invites family and friends to joy them in a committal service 10 a.m. Saturday at Murrayville City Cemetery. The Rev. David Brickey will officiate the service. Mackey Daws Funeral Home in Murrayville is in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be left online at www.mackeydaws.com.

Source: Jacksonville Journal-Courier on September 30, 2011


Husband of Harriet Peavey

Roland E. Beaulieu died Thursday, April 10th at his home in Orlando, Fl. He was born October 8, 1915 in Lewiston, Maine, and was 98 years old. He was Catholic. Roland's parents were Ludger and Laura Beaulieu, and he was the oldest of four children. His father died when he was ten years old, and Roland's formal education was cut short when he had to go to work to help raise his brother and two sisters.

In his early years, Mr. Beaulieu owned and operated a small sandwich shop. He later owned a successful barroom in Brunswick, Me., although he, himself, was a teetotaler. Roland became interested in harness horse racing while still a young man and began to learn all he could of the sport, which became his life's work. He became a trainer and driver of harness horses, successfully competing on the Grand Circuit, and during his long career nurtured many fine horses, some of which became world champions. Among these were Columbia George, Romalie Hanover and Skipper Walt. Mr. Beaulieu operated the Roland Beaulieu Stables, working side-by-side with his wife Blondie, and retired at Ben White Raceway in 1983.

Roland was predeceased by his parents and his wife Harriet "Blondie" (Peavey) who died in 2010, daughter of George Ivory Peavey, as well as his brother Roger of Auburn, Maine and a sister, Carmen, of Ft. Worth, Texas. He is survived by his daughters Alana "Kitty" Hutter (Robert), Apopka, FL. and Sonia Taylor, Orlando, FL. In addition, he is survived by his sister, Yvette Gousse, Sabattus, Maine, three grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.

Private services will be held at Carey-Hand Cox Parker Funeral Home, 1350 W. Fairbanks Ave.,Winter Park, Fla. at 1:00 PM, April 17, 2014. Interment will be at Highland Memory Gardens, Apopka, Florida. The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to your local humane society, the ASPCA or any animal rescue group.

Source: Carey-Hand Cox Parker Funeral Home, Winter Park FL.. additional info supplied by K .Davis a Peavey family member.

husband of Betty Peavey, daughter of George Ivory Peavey


George e Kirk 87, of Orlando, FL passed away at his home on February 23, 2011. George was born on September 15, 1923 in Bar Harbor, Maine to Ebba and Joseph L. Kirk. George was a member of the US Army, 70th Infantry Division, during WWII and served in Germany. He retired as Lt. Colonel, in the US Army Reserves.

He graduated with a Civil Engineering degree from the University Of Maine in 1952, He retired in 1977 from the Department of Transportation, August, Maine as Head of the Right of Way Division. Later, became a Civil Engineer for the City of Orlando, FL, retiring in 1989.

He is survived by his loving wife of 62 years, Bertha (Betty) (Peavey) Kirk and his beloved son, Commander George Edwin Kirk, Jr., US Navy, currently serving in Afghanistan. He also leaves one brother, Joseph N. Kirk, (Nada); several nieces and nephews; his cousin Margaret Bane of Boston, MA; and several cousins in Sweden. Memorial graveside services will be held in Bar Harbor, Maine at a later date. In lieu of flowers, it was George's request donations be made to Hospice of the Comforter, 595 Montgomery Rd, Altamonte Springs, FL 32714.

Source: Orlando Sentinel Feb 26, 201