Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

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October 29, 2013

Peggy Sanders

TAZEWELL, Va. — TAZEWELL, Va. — Peggy Sanders, formerly Elizabeth Wood age 94 of Tazewell, Va. was called to heaven Sunday, October 27, 2013. Peggy had been a resident of Heritage Hall in Tazewell, Va. for the past 3 1/2 years. Born May 30, 1919 in Tazewell County, Va., she was a daughter of the late, Thomas and Hattie Wiles Wood. The compassionate care given by the staff of Heritage Hall and Total Home Care & Hospice went far in helping to make her days easier. In addition to her parents, Peggy joins her two children, Linda Sue Davis and William Clifford Hamm; two grandchildren, Jackie Davis and Eddie Davis; five brothers, John, Robert, Jeff, Archie, and Tom Wood; two sisters, Lucy Lambert and Virginia Kiser; and the love of her life, Steven Petti in the afterlife.

She is survived by three sisters, Grace Harold of Tazewell, Va., Katherine Jackson of Cedar Bluff, and Dottie Watson of North Tazewell, Va.; one brother, Avery C. Wood of Bluefield, Va.;  grandchildren, Kimberly Davis Lusk of Gordon, W.Va., Sabrina Davis Meadows of Princeton, W.Va., Richard Davis of Florida; and several other grandchildren and great-grandchildren; as well as many beloved nieces and nephews.

Per her request, there will be no services and she will be cremated. Her ashes will be combined with her lifetime partner, Steven Petti and spread in her beloved home place of Thompson Valley.

Peery & St. Clair Funeral Home of Tazewell, Va. is serving the family of Peggy Sanders.

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