Margaret Archibald "Peggy" Boydstun

11/28/1925 - 01/27/2015 Obituary
Margaret Archibald "Peggy" Boydstun Obituary
Margaret "Peggy" Archibald Boydstun passed away peacefully, with several family members present, Tuesday, January 27th, 2015. She went to be with the Lord after a long battle with Alzheimer's. The funeral and memorial service will be held at Northminster Presbyterian Church, 3700 Union Ave., Bakersfield, CA., at 1:00 p.m.
  Peggy was born November 28th, 1925 to Zella Mae and Percy Archibald. She was preceded in death by her parents and great granddaughter, Macy Lynn Tubbs.
  Peggy was raised in Fresno, CA with her parents and two sisters, Vivian and Shirley. She attended Fresno State College where she met the love of her life and her forever "Valentine", John Boydstun Sr. in February of her junior year. They were married June 28th, 1947. The couple settled in Bakersfield, where they raised four children Patti, Bonnie, Midge and John "Jay" Boydstun Jr. She was "Sweetheart" to her husband and the love of his life. She was the world's best mother to her children.
  Peggy is survived by her 95 year old husband John Eldon Boydstun, her children Patti Gay, Bonnie Wellman and husband Paul Wellman, Midge Jimerson, Jay Boydstun and wife Sherry Boydstun; her grandchildren Tricia Gay-Woodruff, Nicole Gay-Woodruff, John Jimerson and wife Stephanie Jimerson, Kristen Tubbs and husband Tracy Tubbs, Jason Jimerson, Chad Wellman and wife Nichole Wellman, Bryan Boydstun and Breanna Boydstun; her great-grandchildren Jeremy Bivens, Rachel Jimerson, Nicolas Gay-Woodruff, Taylor Gay-Woodruff, Adah Gay-Woodruff, Aubrey Wellman and Tessa Tubbs.  Peggy is also survived by her sisters Vivian Hughes and Shirley Lusich and her husband George as well as many nieces and nephews.
 Memorium's can be made to:
Northminster Presbyterian Church
Bakersfield Christian High School
Optimal Hospice
Or any Christian organization of your choice


Published in Bakersfield Californian on Feb. 5, 2015
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