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Margaret Elizabeth "Peggy" Spriggs Rudder
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Birth: Nov. 13, 1928
McDowell County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Jul. 10, 2007
Mercer County
West Virginia, USA

Margaret S. Rudder

Margaret Elizabeth "Peggy" Spriggs Rudder, 78, of Bluefield, W.Va., died Tuesday, July 10, 2007, after a short illness.
A graveside service was held Thursday, July 12, at 2 p.m. at the Monte-Vista Cemetery in Green Valley, W.Va., with the Rev. Bill Schoeneman officiating.
She was born Nov. 13, 1928, in Elbert, W.Va., a daughter of the late George "Buck" and Margaret Elizabeth Spiva Spriggs. She spent her entire adult life as a resident of Bluefield, W.Va.
She graduated from St. Luke's Hospital School of Nursing at the age of 20 and began her career as a registered nurse. She retired from Bluefield Regional Medical Center in the early 1990s after a lifelong service of comforting and caring for the mentally and physically ill.
She was a member of the First Christian Church of Bluefield, W.Va., a founding member of the Blue-Gray Horseman's Association and served over a decade as an election poll worker.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Billy Mitchell Rudder; three brothers, Walter Spriggs, Lawrence Spriggs and Preston Spriggs; a sister, Betty Jane Reynolds; and a nephew, Joseph Spriggs.
Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Margaret Louise "Too" and James Presley of Ceres; a granddaughter and her husband, Virginia Louise and Brett Valentine of Washington; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Oscar "Buddy" and Ruth Spriggs, Chester and Alice Spriggs, all of Florida; a sister, Eva Tolley of North Carolina; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Family links: 
  George Preston Spriggs (1895 - 1961)
  Margaret Elizabeth Spiva Spriggs (1905 - 1988)
  Billy Mitchell Rudder (1924 - 1995)
  Douglas Preston Spriggs (1921 - 2004)*
  James Chester Spriggs (1923 - 2009)*
  George Lawrence Spriggs (1925 - 2003)*
  Betty Jane Spriggs Reynolds (1927 - 1995)*
  Margaret Elizabeth Spriggs Rudder (1928 - 2007)
  Oscar Eugene Spriggs (1935 - 2010)*
  Eva Katherine Spriggs Tolley (1936 - 2012)*
  Walter Gordon Spriggs (1938 - 1987)*
*Calculated relationship
Monte Vista Park Cemetery
Mercer County
West Virginia, USA
Maintained by: Mary Spiva Keohane
Originally Created by: Bob DeLozier
Record added: Oct 31, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 99969701
Margaret Elizabeth Peggy <i>Spriggs</i> Rudder
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Margaret Elizabeth Peggy <i>Spriggs</i> Rudder
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Margaret Elizabeth Peggy <i>Spriggs</i> Rudder
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