Peggy Jean (Greenawalt) Whisenhunt

Published 9:07 am Friday, September 24, 2021

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Peggy Jean (Greenawalt) Whisenhunt, 70, of Mocksville, died on Sept. 19, 2021 from Maple Leaf Health Care in Iredell County.

She was born on Oct. 12, 1950 in Washington County, Pa., daughter of the late George Russell Greenawalt and Althea Pearl (Shaffer) Greenawalt. She was also preceded in death by: her husband, Robert Whisenhunt; her sister, Carol; and her brother, Roger.

She attended Pennsylvania schools and graduated from Bethlehem High School. She became a child care provider with the CAP program at Novant Health until she retired. She married Robert Westley Whisenhunt and they raised two daughters. She was a family woman, loved her soap operas, sewing, sitting on the porch, and doing whatever she could for her grandchildren.

Survivors: 2 daughters, Althea Latham of Georgia and Nancy Snow of Mocksville; brothers, Russell Greenawalt of Pensacola, Fla. and Jerry Greenawalt of Fredericksburg, Pa.; sisters, Sylvia Collier of King, Sue Galbreath of Pittsburg, Pa. and Nancy Lawry of Marianna, Pa.; several nieces and nephews; and her grandchildren, Nathan Furches of Douglas, Ga., and Westley Snow and Alyssa Snow of Mocksville.

Visitation was on Thursday, Sept. 23 from 6-8 p.m. at Davie Funeral Service of Mocksville.  A graveside service was held on Friday, Sept. 24 at 10 a.m. at Woodland Cemetery in Winston-Salem, officiated by the  Rev. Tim Moose.