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Peggy A. Vest

Posted on Jan. 10, 2013 at 12:00 a.m.

Dec. 11, 1935 - Jan. 5, 2013

ELKHART — Peggy Ann Vest, 77, of Elkhart passed away at 3:55 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, at Lakeland Regional Medical Center, Lakeland, Fla.

Peggy was born Dec. 11, 1935, in Modoc, W.Va., the daughter of the late Brainard and Ethel M. (Cecil) Woolwine. Peggy married James P. Vest on Jan. 3, 1955.

She is survived by three children, Jerry K. Vest of Jimtown, Carol J. (Kennith) Hartwell of Flint, Mich., and Bonnie J. Markley of Mishawaka; nine grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. She is also survived by two sisters, Sylvia Perkins and Kathleen Kettle, both of Flint, Mich.; and a brother, Basil Woolwine.

She was preceded in death by her husband; one son, James E. Vest; one granddaughter, Kimberly; and siblings Garfield Cecil, Paul Woolwine, Randolph Woolwine, Bobby Woolwine, Billy Woolwine and Dora Lucas.

Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, at Chapel Hill Funeral Home, 10776 McKinley Highway, Osceola. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, in the funeral home with burial to follow in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens, Osceola.

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