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Elmo Z. Peppers

Death 28 Apr 2001 (aged 82)
Burial Cedartown, Polk County, Georgia, USA
Memorial ID 100645162 · View Source
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Elmo Z. Peppers, 82, of 982 Old Cedartown Rd., Rockmart, passed away Saturday, April 28, 2001 following years of declining health.

Mr. Peppers was born June 2, 1918 in Albertville, Ala., son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Lincoln Peppers. He was a member, deacon and treasurer of the Bethlehem Baptist Church.

He was an active member of the business community serving on the Board of Directors with the United Bank and Trust Company of Rockmart, a member of the Rockmart Masonic Lodge No. 97, F&A.M. Eastern Star and the Kiwanis Club of Rockmart. He also served on the Board of Commissioners of Polk County for 14 years.

Mr. Peppers was preceded in death by a daughter, Sarah Ellen Peppers.

Surviving are: wife, Venita Goss Peppers; three daughters, Nanna Yarbrough of Rockmart; Angela Ashworth and Tessa Garmon, both of White; two sisters, Lila Mae Strickland and Mozel Levans, both of Albertville, Ala.

Funeral services were held Monday, April 30, at 3 p.m., in the Bethlehem Baptist Church with the Rev. Shane Hembree and the Rev. Todd Brown officiating. Interment followed in the Polk Memory Gardens.

Pallbearers included: Randy Goss, Eddie Goss, Charles Goss, Joe Goss, James Atkins and Daniel Barber.

Alvis Miller and Son Funeral Home had charge of the arrangements.

The Cedartown Standard, Tues. May 8, 2001

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