Peggy Jean Etheridge
Peggy Jean Etheridge, 81, of Battle Creek, Michigan, went to be with her late husband on Thursday, February 6, 2014 at her home. She was born on September 30, 1932, the daughter of the late Charles Reaves DeSpain and Mabel Adele (Fundaugh) DeSpain.
Peggy is survived by her Daughters: Gayla (Brian) Murphy and Sandra (Steve) Taylor; Sons: Michael Etheridge, Richard (Elizabeth) Etheridge, Duane Etheridge, Martin (Pamela) Etheridge and James "Kelly" (Kristina) Etheridge; 25 Grandchildren; 20 Great Grandchildren and 1 Great-Great Grandchild; Brother-In-Law: Bob (Barb) Etheridge; Sister-In-Law: Betty "Kitty"; Uncle: David (Velma) Fundaugh and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her Parents; her Husband of 59 years: James Etheridge (2010) and Sister: Louise Thacker.
Peggy enjoyed collecting ceramic shoes, arts, crafts, her dog "Sparky" and was a Tigers fan. She loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.
A private family service will take place.
Memorials tributes may be made to:
. Arrangements by the Baxter Funeral & Cremation Service. 269-788-9800 www.baxterfuneral.com
Published in Battle Creek Enquirer on Feb. 9, 2014