Joyce “Pete” Diggs, 63, a native of Granville County passed away Sunday, June 12, 2016 at UNC Hospital in Chapel Hill.

She was the daughter of the late T. Roy and Vera Moore. She was a member of Mt. Creek Baptist Church and was a homemaker.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, June 15, 2016 from 11:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M. at Eakes Funeral Home in Oxford. Graveside services will follow the visitation at Mt. Creek Baptist Church Cemetery at 2:00 P.M. by Rev. Woodrow Freeze.

She is survived by her husband, Walt Diggs, of the home, two sons; Michael “Paul” Matthews (Angela) and Bradley Allen Matthews (Stephanie Yancey), a brother, Ronnie “Buck” Moore, four grandsons; Christopher, Christian, Tyler and Jason Matthews. She was preceded in death by her first husband, James “Jimmy” T. Matthews.

Flowers are accepted and friends can visit the family at the home of Brad and Stephanie, 2105 James Winston Rd., Oxford, N.C. 27565.

Posted by Marcia James on January 11, 2020
Happy Heavenly Birthday Pete!! I miss you and love you!!
Posted by Marcia James on June 12, 2019
Pete I miss you so much. Hard to believe it’s only been 3 years,it seems longer.Thank you for everything you did for me you got me through some rough times and I love you and Walt forever.
Posted by Marcia James on June 12, 2017
I miss you so much, I miss our talks we had and all the laughs we shared. You may be gone from this earth but you will never be forgotton.
Posted by Marcia James on June 12, 2017
I miss you so much, I miss our talks we had and all the laughs we shared. You may be gone from this earth but you will never be forgotton.
Posted by Marcia James on January 11, 2017
Happy Birthday to my dear friend. You are missed so much each day,but you are having a wonderful day I'm sure. The first birthday in heaven being with your parents and so many other loved ones and friends. We miss you so much!
Posted by Stephanie Yancey on August 7, 2016
Pete you accepted me with open arms like I was a daughter to you. Now your gone with only memories left to spare. I miss you more than you will ever know and I'm so grateful that God spared 3 years of your life with me. I love Brad and will always take care of him as though you asked me to. Your at peace and I will always remember our wonderful talks,laughs,hugs and love we share rest easy my beautiful friend I LOVE YOU!!!
Posted by Sharon Yancey on August 7, 2016
Pete you were a good friend to so many. you are greatly missed by so many friends and family. you have gained your wings and flying above the clouds watching over your loved ones. keeping you in prayers
Posted by Sharon Yancey on June 13, 2016
Our thoughts and prayers are with yall at this time.
Posted by Marcia James on June 13, 2016
"Pete" was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother and friend. She will be greatly missed by all who were blessed to be her friend. Our thoughts and prayers are with her family.

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Posted by Marcia James on January 11, 2020
Happy Heavenly Birthday Pete!! I miss you and love you!!
Posted by Marcia James on June 12, 2019
Pete I miss you so much. Hard to believe it’s only been 3 years,it seems longer.Thank you for everything you did for me you got me through some rough times and I love you and Walt forever.
Posted by Marcia James on June 12, 2017
I miss you so much, I miss our talks we had and all the laughs we shared. You may be gone from this earth but you will never be forgotton.
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Shared by Stephanie Yancey on June 12, 2017

Pete was a loving open hearted woman..whom loved her family and friends very much... She enjoyed planting flowers in the yard to picking in the garden.. she loved shopping swimming and just relaxing on the couch with her husband Walt and baby boy killer d.. she loved to talk laugh and just comfort you when needed.. she was the best Woman I ever known...