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Mrs Portia Montine Barnett Peay
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Birth: Jun. 14, 1922
Georgia, USA
Death: Sep. 8, 2005
Newton County
Georgia, USA

Wife of Major Robert Peay.
Daughter of Porter and Rosa Barnett
Niece of Addie Barnett and Frank Winters


Mrs. Portia Montine Barnett Peay, age 83, of Covington, died September 8, 2005. Mrs. Peay was born June 14, 1922 in Covington to the late Porter and Rosa Barnett. She attended Covington schools and graduated from Covington High School in 1939, where she played basketball and was editor of the school paper. In 1943 she graduated from Saint Joseph's Hospital in Atlanta as a Registered Nurse and later did private duty nursing in the Atlanta area. In 1944-1945 she worked as chief surgical nurse at Porterdale Hospital and in 1946 she was camp nurse at Camp Roberts in California. She married Major Robert E. Peay in 1943 and traveled extensively with her husband throughout his military career. Major Peay passed away May 31, 2005. Mrs. Peay is survived by her son, James P. Peay of McDonough and grandson, Casey Peay also of McDonough. In accordance with her wishes, no flowers accepted and no service will be held. J.C. Harwell, Covington 
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  Porter Barnett (1890 - 1970)
  Rosa L Barnett (1898 - 1994)
  Robert Elton Peay (1919 - 2005)*
*Calculated relationship
Oxford Historical Cemetery
Newton County
Georgia, USA
Plot: 153
Created by: patti wilson
Record added: Feb 19, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 125327855
Mrs Portia Montine <i>Barnett</i> Peay
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Mrs Portia Montine <i>Barnett</i> Peay
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