2006-05-25 / Obituaries

James Otis Peavy

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, 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.

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