Peggy Jean Pennell Smith
  • 72 years old
  • Date of birth: Jul 25, 1943
  • Date of passing: Jan 9, 2016
Let the memory of Peggy be with us forever

Peggy Jean Pennell Smith, 72, a longtime resident of Franklin County passed away, Saturday, January 9, 2015 at Hock Family Pavilion in Durham.

She was a native of Durham County, the daughter of the late Vance Pennell and Espie Benfield. She was of the Baptist faith and was a homemaker.

Graveside services will be conducted at 2:00 P.M. Wednesday, January 13, 2016 at Oak Grove Memorial Gardens in Durham by Pastor David Richardson.

Surviving are her husband of fifteen years, Ervin Thomas “Tommy” Smith of Franklinton, a daughter, April Cates Beal of Creedmoor and three grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her son, Claiborne Page.

Flowers are accepted or memorials may be made to Hock Family Pavilion, 4023 N. Roxboro Rd., Durham, N.C. 27704.

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Tammie Millard on 14th January 2016

"The Lady who showed us it was okay to pray out loud. Music was for dancing and life for living to the fullest. We will never forget you as you will always be apart of us. To all of us left behind, the circle remains unbroken as we will all be together again one day. keep the faith and God bless."

This tribute was added by Joyce Davis on 12th January 2016

"May God comfort you in your time of sorrow and in your time of healing. Prayers for the family.

Joyce Davis, Friend of April"

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Lynn Cox


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