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Peggy June Mercer


  • By The Newnan Times-Herald
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  • May. 16, 2018 - 6:08 PM

Peggy June Mercer

The Newnan Times-Herald

Peggy June Mercer, 83, of Newnan passed away Monday, May 14, 2018.

She was born November 13, 1934, to the late Gordon Lee and Iona Inez Jones. Peggy was a devoted wife and loving mother. She spent most of her years taking care of her family whether it was raising her own six children or helping to take care of many of her grandchildren. She wanted to always remain busy and loved to work in the yard whenever she could.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Virgil Dale Mercer, in 1986; her brothers, Delbert (Deb), William (Pete), Donald and George Jones; her sons, Alan, Dennis and Gregory Mercer.

She is survived by her brother, John Jones; sister, Shirley Newsome; her children, Steve Mercer, Todd Mercer and Lisa Mote; her grandchildren, Angel Mercer, Amanda Patrick, Drew Mercer, Devin Mercer, Trevor Mercer, Whitney Bryan, Jessica Mercer, Brinley Mercer, Joshua Pierce, Hannah Mercer and Joseph Pierce; her great-grandchildren, Trenton Gresham, Lexie Stephens, Kaley Corbin, Maverick Chapman, Penny Chapman, Cole Mercer, Presley-Kate Mercer and Liam Bryan; her great-great-grandchildren, Lilly Gresham and Jaeger Corbin.

A celebration service will be held on Saturday, May 26, 2018, at 12 p.m. at Kenwood Baptist Church, 229 Kenwood Road, Fayetteville, Georgia, 30214, with Pastor Lynn McClain officiating.