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William Franklin "Franklin" Peavy
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Birth: May 3, 1943
Wilcox County
Georgia, USA
Death: Dec. 30, 2007
Wilcox County
Georgia, USA

William Peavy, 64, a native of Wilcox County, GA died Sunday, Dec. 30, 2007 at his residence in Pitts.

He was born on Monday, May 3, 1943 to the late Lee L. Peavy and the late Ollie Dell (Phillips) Peavy.

He is preceded in death by a daughter, Cindy Leigh Barksdale. Mr. Peavy was a self-employed diesel mechanic. Survivors include his wife, Jeanie Peavy of Pitts; a daughter, Linda Sue Peavy of Pitts; a brother, Gene Peavy of Cordele; a grandson, Wesley Allen Berry Jr. of Rhine; and a great-grandson, John Wesley Berry of Rhine.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Thursday 1/3/2008 in the Pitts Baptist Church with and the Rev. Ken Spikes officiating.

Burial followed at the Pitts Cemetery.

The family received friends at the funeral home from 6-8 p.m.

Mr. Peavy's granddaughter-in-law, Norris Berry, played the piano for the services. She accompanied Mr. Peavy's grandson, Wesley Barry, as he sang "Beulah Land." She also accompanied herself as she sang "Jesus, Keep Me Near the Cross" and Wesley Barry and herself as they sang "In the Garden." The service concluded with the singing of "Footsteps of Jesus" by Norris and Wesley Berry.Pallbearers were John Whimberly, Tommy White, Ronnie Conner, Lanier King, Greg King, Jeff Conner, Nick Conner and Jason Conner.

Source: Cordele Dispatch GA 1/3/2008

Family links: 
  Lee Peavy (1916 - 1991)
  Ollie P Peavy (1921 - 1979)
  Wilma Jean Kennedy Peavy (1951 - 2013)
  Cindy L Peavy Barksdale (1972 - 2001)*
  Wilbur Peavy (1939 - 2007)*
  William Franklin Peavy (1943 - 2007)
*Calculated relationship
Pitts City Cemetery
Wilcox County
Georgia, USA
Created by: RFB Jenkins
Record added: Sep 18, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97351125
William Franklin Franklin Peavy
Added by: RFB Jenkins
William Franklin Franklin Peavy
Added by: Robert [Bob] K.Nobles,Jr
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