Psalms 23:1…The Lord is my Shepherd, I shall not want... Peggy Ann Keasling, age 57, Erwin, TN, went to be with the Lord with her family by her side on Monday, February 15, 2010 at her home. She was born in Portsmouth, VA and lived most of her life in Erwin, TN. Peggy was the daughter of the late Garland Monroe and Creola Willis Evely. She retired in 2006 from Morrell Motors following fifteen years of service. Peggy was a member of Bethany Baptist Church where she was a former Sunday school teacher, and where she loved to sing in the choir.
She leaves behind: her husband Rev. Jerry Keasling of 37 years, Erwin,TN
Two Daughters: Jennifer Gardner, husband Chris, Johnson City, TN
Jessica McIntosh, husband Evan, Erwin, TN
Son: Jeremy Keasling, wife Chastity, Erwin, TN
Brother: Bubba Evely, wife LeeAnn, Erwin, TN
Four Sisters-in-law: Roxanna Rogers, husband J. B:
Barbara Gray, husband Kenneth: Patsy Chandler, husband Charles: Janie Plemmons, husband Eddie.
Brother-in-law: John Keasling, wife Cindy.
Six Grandchildren: Hannah Keasling, Gavin Keasling, Eli McIntosh, Connor McIntosh, Luke McIntosh and Faith Ann Gardner.
Several nieces and nephews.
Very Special Aunt: Eva Bowman, Erwin, TN
Special Friends: Geri Ray, Erwin; John and Cindy Keasling, Erwin and Barbara Gray, Jonesborough, TN.
Funeral service will be held Thursday, February 18, 2010, at 8:00 PM at the Chapel of Valley Funeral Home. Reverend Joey Murdock, Reverend Harold Lewis and Reverend Monroe Willis will officiate. Music will be given by Virgil Gilbert, Alan Morefield and Jenny Morefield. Visitation for the family will be held Thursday, February 18, 2010 at 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM. in the Chapel of Valley Funeral Home and will receive friends at other times at 210 Bowman Road, Erwin, TN. Graveside services will be held on Friday, February 19, 2010 at 11 AM. Pallbearers will be Keith Bowman, Kevin Bowman, Jamie Rogers, Chris Rogers, Shannon Chandler, Ben Evely, Thomas Evely, Dustin Plemmons and Drew Keasling. Honorary Pallbearers are Gavin Keasling, Eli McIntosh, Connor McIntosh, Luke McIntosh, A. R. Briggs, Luther Roark, Matt Renfro, Russell Bowery, Keith Rice, James Bowman, John Keasling and Aidyn Evely. Those attending the graveside service will meet at Valley Funeral Home at 10:30 to go in procession to Evergreen Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Bethany Baptist Church, 162 Bethany Church Rd,Jonesborough, TN 37659
Condolences and memories may be shared with the family and viewed by visiting our website at www.valleyfuneralhome.net. These arrangements are made especially for the family and friends of Peggy Ann Keasling through Valley Funeral Home, 1085 North Main Avenue, Erwin, Tennessee 37650. 423-743-9187.