February 15, 1934 - March 9, 2011
MARVIN HUDDY PEAVY, SR. Marvin Huddy Peavy, Sr., 77, died at his home on Wednesday, March 9, 2011, following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at the Hawkinsville First United Methodist Church on Merritt Street on Friday, March 11, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. with Reverend John Walker officiating. Visitation will be on Thursday, March 10, 2011 between six and eight p.m. at Clark Funeral Home in Hawkinsville, Georgia. Mr. Peavy was born on February 15, 1934, in Randolph County, Georgia, to the late Sam Peavy, Sr. and Merle Carter Peavy. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Sue Carroll Peavy; four children, Suzanne Busbee of Warner Robins; Marvin Peavy, Jr. (Melissa) of Valdosta; Michael Peavy (Monica) of Macon; and Luke Peavy (Melissa) of Hawkinsville. His surviving grandchildren are Jeff Busbee, Daniel Busbee, Grant Busbee, Susannah Oder, Logan Peavy, Chandler Peavy, Chelsea Peavy, Tori Peavy, Brittany Gibbs, Griffin Clyatt and Madelyn Clyatt. Surviving siblings are Carol Carey, Wynelle Wood, Dorothy Vinson, and Sam Peavy, all of Cuthbert, and Mae Kight of Sylvester. Mr. Peavy was a graduate of Cuthbert High School and Piedmont College. He earned a Master’s Degree in Guidance and Counseling from Fort Valley State College; a Master’s Degree and Education Specialist Degree in Administration and Supervision from Valdosta State University. He was a member of the Hawkinsville First United Methodist Church, Mount Hope Masonic Lodge No. 9 and Al Sihah Shrine of Macon. Mr. Peavy was a former teacher, coach, principal and superintendent of Pulaski County School System. He retired from the State of Georgia Corrections Department in 1991. Clark Funeral Home in Hawkinsville is in charge of arrangements. Following the local service, burial will be in the Eastview Cemetery at 4p.m. in Cuthbert, Georgia. Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be sent to the First United Methodist Church, 45 Merritt Street, Hawkinsville, Georgia, 31036, or the charity of the donor’s choice.
MARVIN HUDDY PEAVY, SR. Marvin Huddy Peavy, Sr., 77, died at his home on Wednesday, March 9, 2011, following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at the Hawkinsville First United Methodist Church on Merritt Street... View Obituary & Service Information
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