(MILLTOWN) Peggy Joyce Ragsdale Shaver, 83, of Milltown, died Wednesday, Aug. 25, 2021, at her residence.

The funeral was Sunday, Aug. 29, at 2 p.m. at Milltown Baptist Church with Bro. Roger Hammett and the Rev. Claude Bennett officiating with burial at Penton Church of God Cemetery.

Mrs. Peggy was born April 20, 1938, to the late Clifford and Lala Ragsdale of Penton. She was a member of Milltown Baptist Church. She was retired as a lunchroom manager for 19 years at Eastside Elementary in LaFayette.

She is survived by four children, Vickie Adams (Eddie), Gina Kirkley (Mark), Hope Howard (John) and Danny Shaver (Beth); 10 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; her lifelong friends, Willie Dell Carter and Benton Foster; and sister, LaRue Wallace. She was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Mabel Ragsdale and Betty Oliver; and husband of 37 years, Joe Terry Shaver.

Pallbearers were Ethan Howard, Joe Howard, Dan Gordon, Jamie Ogle, Brandon Rowland and Shannon Frailey. Honorary pallbearers were T.J. Wood, Mike Parrish, Bryan Yates, Tommy Sims, Jerry Still and Tommy Sims.

Jeff Jones Funeral Home, LaFayette.

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