Peggy Joann Spry Dwiggins

Published 8:41 am Friday, January 22, 2021

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Mrs. Peggy Joann Spry Dwiggins, 85, of Garner Street, Mocksville, died Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021 at the home of her daughter.

She was born on Aug. 18, 1935 in Cabarrus County to the late Ola Spry House. Mrs. Dwiggins was an active member of Concord United Methodist Church where she enjoyed singing in the choir and was a member of the United Methodist Women. She had served on committees, being loyal to the Special Concerns committee. She also loved the Senior Sunday school class, where she was a faithful member. She retired from the Davie County School system with 30 years of service and had been the bookkeeper at Dwiggins Metal Masters up until March of 2020, which she enjoyed.

She was also preceded in death by:  her husband, Lester Franklin “Pete” Dwiggins; and a son, David Dwiggins.

Survivor: 3 children, Mike Dwiggins (Cynthia) of Salisbury, Cathy Dyson (Marty) and Patty Cave (Chris) all of Mocksville;  9 grandchildren, Michael Dwiggins Jr., Leann Luepke (Andrew), Allen Dyson (Casey), Kelsey Clark (Nat), Tayler Hutchens (Matt), Clay Cave (Brooke), Amanda Correll (Chad), Megan Seaford (Dustin) and Jonathan Dwiggins (Sara); 2 step-grandchildren, Elizabeth Clark (Ken) and Jimmy Greene (Donna); 14 great-grandchildren; 7 step-great-grandchildren; a sister, Carol Draughn (Earl), and a brother, Bill Spry, all of Mocksville; a special sister-in-law, Betty Anderson of Mocksville; and many nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 23 at Concord United Methodist Church Cemetery with the Rev. David Singletary officiating. Friends may pay their respects to Mrs. Dwiggins inside the church one hour prior to the service and at other times at Eaton Funeral Home.

Memorials: general fund of Concord UMC, 161 Cherry Hill Road, Mocksville.