2013-01-02 / Obituaries


Peggy Faye Claxton, 69, of Jackson died Dec. 26, 2012 at Providence Hospital.

She was born July 31, 1943. She was a homemaker. She was a member of Peniel Baptist Church in Jackson. She worked as a volunteer for cancer research.

Survivors include her husband, Walter Claxton, Jackson; three sons, Kenneth (Angie) Bishop, Kendell Claxton, all of Jackson, Kevin (Robin) Claxton, Dixons Mills; two daughters, Kim Wade, Kelia (Wayne) Fralick, all of Jackson; three brothers, Wendell Allen, Ronnie Allen, both of Nashville, Tenn., Charles Allen, Erin, Tenn.; one sister, Kay Wyatt, Dover, Tenn.; 13 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; numerous step-grandchildren.

The service was Dec. 29 at 11 a.m. A memorial service was at the chapel at Lathan Funeral Home in Jackson with Rev. Gary Pickard officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.

An online guest book may be signed at www.lathanfuneralhomes.com.

Lathan Funeral Home of Jackson directed.


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