|Birth: ||Sep. 9, 1926|
|Death: ||Jan. 15, 2009|
On January 15, 2009, the Lord said come home to a faithful servant, LaVERNE PEOPLES, where you will be free of pain and rest in heavenly peace. I will miss her but there is comfort in knowing that one day we will be together again. LaVerne Cates Peoples was born September 9, 1926 in Cass County, Texas of parents, Elmer Carl Cates and Mattie Ree Naron.
LaVerne married Eugene M. Peoples on October 15, 1948.
She was the proud mother of three sons, Ronald Eugene(deceased), Michael Wayne and David Alan (deceased). Laverne is survived
by her husband, Eugene; her son, Michael and wife Linda; her grandchildren, Sharon Holmes and husband Chad, Shane and wife Denye, Jennifer and Chad Ruzick, Derek Peoples and Krista Peoples; her three great-grandchildren, Austin, Brennan and Caillyn Ruzick; her brother, Carl and Marilyn Cates of Lubbock;
her sister, Annie Lou Jackson, of Lubbock; and numerous nieces, nephews and her dearest friend, Karen Carr-Briddle.
The family will receive friends from 2:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 18, 2009 at Forest Park Westheimer
Funeral Home, 12800 Westheimer. Funeral services will be at 10:00 p.m. on Monday, January 19, 2009 in the Memorial Mission Mausoleum of Forest Park Westheimer Cemetery with Pastor Joe Baucom, Sharpstown Baptist Church,officiating.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made
in her honor to Sharpstown Baptist Church or a charity of your choice. There will be no graveside services. The family wants to extend their warmest thanks to the staff and all employees of Westwood Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center for their love and compassionate care of LaVerne.
Elmer Carl Cates (1902 - 1934)
Mattie Ree Naron Cummings (1907 - 1988)
Margaret Josephine Cates Powell (1925 - 1997)*
LaVerne Cates Peoples (1926 - 2009)
George Pierce Cates (1927 - 1952)*
Betty Joyce Cates Lane (1933 - 1978)*
Created by: kaci cross
Record added: Feb 21, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 105590124
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