Peggy Marie Bishoff

Thursday, August 21, 2008

Peggy Marie Bishoff, 80, of Jonesboro, formerly of Leachville, died Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2008, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born at Paragould, she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Linnie Marie Underwood Olive and had lived most of her life in Leachville. She was a longtime member of the Leachville First Baptist Church. She had been a Jonesboro resident for the past 10 years and was a member of the Walnut Street Baptist Church in Jonesboro.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by three brothers.

She is survived by two daughters, Peggy Duffel of Jonesboro and Sherry Bennett and husband Ron, also of Jonesboro; four grandchildren, Ginger Bates, Rex Keith, Nick Bennett and Jordan Bennett; and five great-grandchildren, Christina Bramucci, Christopher Bramucci, Natalie Bates, Madison Elizabeth Keith and Lauryn McKenzie Keith.

The funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at the Howard Funeral Chapel in Leachville the Dr. Glen Putman officiating. Burial will be in the Leachville Cemetery.

Active pallbearers will be family members, Ron Bennett, Nick Bennett, Jordan Bennett, Rex Keith, Daniel Bates and Christopher Bramucci.

The family has requested memorials be made to the Music Ministry of the Walnut Street Baptist Church in Jonesboro.

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