Rebecca Peay

SHELBY - Rebecca Farmer Peay, 88, of 5109 Ridge Street, passed away Dec. 10, 2012, at Wendover Hospice.

A native of Calhoun County, Ala., she was born Feb. 12, 1924, daughter of the late Edwin Coleman and Willie Belle McLeod Farmer.

A celebration of life service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday at Grace Covenant Church of God in Shelby.

The family will receive friends after the service at the church and other times at the home.

Burial will be at a later date.

Clay-Barnette Funeral Home of Shelby is in charge of arrangements.

Condolences may be sent online at

Published in Gaston Gazette on Dec. 13, 2012