Obits: Peggy R. Burton

Published 12:00 am Thursday, August 28, 2014

Peggy R. Burton

Mrs. Peggy Ridenhour Burton, 82, of Autumn Care, Mocksville, died Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, at Autumn Care.

Mrs. Burton was born June 23, 1932, in Davie County to the late Clyde Washington and Josie Williams Ridenhour. She was a member of Jerusalem Baptist Church where she served as a nursery keeper. Mrs. Burton was a charter member of Jerusalem Volunteer Fire Department and Ladies Auxiliary. She enjoyed traveling to the North Carolina mountains, sewing and keeping her grandchildren. 

She was also preceded in death by her husband, T.R. Burton Jr.; and a son, William Craig Burton. 

Survivors: a son, Terry Burton (Pam) and a daughter, Jean Gobble (Mike), all of Mocksville; 7 grandchildren, Ryan Burton (Candace), Brooke Lowder (Matt), Halie Burton (James), Savanah Burton, Aaron Gobble, Ivy Gobble and Bella Gobble; and 6 great-grandchildren, Rylan and Tori Burton, Isabella, Briar and Scarlett Lowder and Stormy Burton. 

A funeral service was conducted at 2 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 23 at Eaton Funeral Chapel with the Revs. Ron Honeycutt officiating. Burial followed in Liberty United Methodist Church Cemetery. The family received friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the service. 

Memorials: Autumn Care of Mocksville, 1007 Howard St., Mocksville.

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