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Remembering the Life of

Peggy Eddings

June 22, 1942 - Sept. 6, 2023

Peggy Smith Eddings, age 81, of Fayetteville, TN, passed away on Wednesday, September 6, 2023, at her residence. She was born June 22, 1942, in Lincoln County, TN, daughter of the late Marion Beavers and Myrtle Smith. She was a retired lunchroom cook at Lincoln County High School and was a member of Mt. Olive M.B. Church.


In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband: Sam Eddings, Jr.; daughter: Shirley Raybon; sisters: Mae Frances Word and Polly Ann Albright; and great grandson: DaQuan Eddings.


Mrs. Eddings leaves to cherish her memories three daughters: Vicki (Jerry) Travis, Deborah Miller and Tracey Eddings; three sons: Samuel (Charlotte) Eddings, Scott (Felicia) Eddings and Timothy (Kimberly) Eddings; 19 grandchildren; and 35 great grandchildren.


Funeral services will be held on Saturday, September 9, 2023 at 3:00 p.m. in the chapel of Gallant-Riverview Funeral Home with eulogy by Minister Brenda Bass. Burial will follow in Pleasant View Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday from 2:00 until 3:00 p.m. at the funeral home.


Gallant-Riverview Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Peggy Smith Eddings.


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Cemetery Information:

Pleasant View Cemetery

Fayetteville, TN


The Memory Wall

Kesha A.

Condolences to you all! Mrs.Peggy was one the sweetest ladies I knew. May God continue to bless and comfort you all during this great loss.

Shinar Hurd Smith

Mrs. Peggy your cooking, smile, and great disposition will be missed. I am so glad that My family and I knew you and we are better for it. Until we meet again watch over us and rest.


Heaven gained an amazing angel. I'm going to definitely miss my strawberry birthday cup cakes. So glad she was there to witness my growth over the years. Rest In Peace Ninnie

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