Peggy Simmons Riales

Peggy Simmons Riales

SHREVEPORT, LA - Peggy Simmons Riales, 63, passed away peacefully on November 6, 2012, after a short battle with cancer. She was born on August 16, 1949 in Oakdale, LA. She had recently retired from the Department of Probation and Parole in Shreveport.

Peggy leaves to cherish her memory, a loving husband Larry Riales, two daughters Debbie Poindexter of Arcadia, LA, Rebecca Allen of Shreveport, and a sister, Connie Martin of Pinevile, LA. She also leaves three grandchildren who she often referred to as "her heart", Jacob and Jackson Allen and Jaden Poindexter, also, a host of aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

Peggy's family would like to extend their gratitude to the staff and volunteers of Christus Schumpert Grace Home hospice. Spending her final days at home with loved ones, the hospice staff provided love and support to Peggy and her family.

Peggy's life will be celebrated from 3 p.m. until 7 p.m. Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at her home, 1112 Hallmark Circle in Shreveport.

Published in Shreveport Times on Nov. 11, 2012