Saturday, August 11, 2007

Willa Carolyn Peery

unknown undated newspaper clipping from Grandma Grace's book
handwritten notes: Millie Creswell (Campbell) Fulkerson is Tom Maxwell's cousin
Willa Carolyn Peery is MIldred Fulkerson's daughter.

Mrs. Willa Carolyn Peery died at 6:10p.m. Thursday July 14 1994 at the home of her son in Huntsville, Ala.
The body was cremated.
A memorial service will be held at 2p.m. Tuesday at the First Christian Church in Trenton.
Mrs. Peery was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ira Fulkerson of Jamesport. She was a retired teacher, having taught in the Trenton public schools for 20 years. Her husband, Arch Peery, preceded her in death.
Mrs. Peery was a member of the First Christian Church, the DAR, the Business and Professional Women's Club, the garden club, the Democratic Women's Club and the hospital auxiliary.
Survivors include one daughter adn son-in-law, Mary Nell and Grant Nevitt of Enid,Okla; one son and daughter-in-law John and Sondra Peery of Huntsville; two sisers, Addalena Elledge and Wilma Sites; six grandchildren, Lillian Peery, Anthony Peery, David Peery, Stanley Nevitt, Nancy Silva and Carolyn Schultz; five great-grandchildren; and one great-great granchild. Virginia Peery Witworth and Marie Fulkerson are sisters-in-law.
In lieu of flowers, contributions have been suggested to the First Christian Church in memory of Mrs. Peery.

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