|Birth: ||May 1, 1939|
|Death: ||Dec. 31, 2008|
Peggy Carolyn (Christian) Starnes
CHURCH HILL — Peggy Carolyn Starnes, 69, of Church Hill, passed away Wednesday (Dec. 31, 2008) at Wellmont Holston Valley Hospital and Medical Center following an extended illness.
Peggy was a lifelong resident of Hawkins County and was a member of the Good Shepherd Missionary Baptist Church. She was a graduate of Church Hill High School and attended LMU University.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Clifton and Teresa Jones Christian.
She is survived by her husband Mack Starnes, Church Hill; one daughter, Lana Rae Starnes, Carbondale, Ill.; special friend, Jill Stevens; three sisters and brothers-in-law, Sara Christian Salley, Seymour, Tenn., Velma and Bill Brandon, Rogers- ville, Patsy and Wendell Clark, Marshall, N.C.; four brothers and sisters-in-law, Joe and Joan Christian, Murfreesboro, Tenn., Gerald and Jimmie Christian, Columbia, S.C., Patton and Carolyn Christian, Piney Flats, Rodney and Wilma Christian, Summerville, S.C.; several nieces and nephews.
Calling hours are from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday at Johnson Funeral Home and anytime at the residence.
Services will be conducted Saturday at 7 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with the Rev. Robert Fletcher and Charlie Good officiating.
Entombment services will be Sunday at 2 p.m. at Oak Hill Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be family and friends.
The family request those desiring may make memorial contributions to the Building Fund of the Good Shepherd Missionary Baptist Church, 459 Old Beason Wells Road, Kingsport, Tenn., 37660 or the National Alliance on Mental Illness, Colonial Place Three, 2107 Wilson Blvd., Suite 300, Arlington, Va. 22201
Johnson Funeral Home is serving the Starnes family.
Submitted by Don Lane
Oak Hill Cemetery
Maintained by: Jill Stevens
Originally Created by: Alethea England
Record added: Jan 26, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33278572