Peggy Faye Poe

Monday, October 23, 2006

Peggy Faye Poe, 81 of Linton, died at 2:02 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 20, 2006 at Greene County General Hospital.

She was born in Ohio on Nov. 15, 1924, the daughter of John and Lucy Gillespie.

She was a beautician in Linton for several years, and formerly owned beauty shops in Decatur and Peoria, Illinois. She was a member of the Linton Ladies Elks and the American Legion Ladies Auxilary of Linton.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Emerson Y. "Dick" Poe on July 12, 2000, and her son, Richard Steven Poe on March 1, 1961.

Graveside service will be at Fairview Cemetery in Linton at 2:00 p.m. today with Nick Moore officiating.

Visitation will be at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home Linton Chapel on today from noon to 1:45 p.m.