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Peggy J. Firestone

February 8, 1949 — December 4, 2020

Peggy Firestone, 71, of Calhoun, passed away peacefully on Friday, December 4, 2020 at her home.

Ms. Peggy retired from the United States Postal Service after forty-plus years of dedicated and faithful service.  She was of the Baptist faith and enjoyed spending time in the yard with her flowers, and spending time with her friends and family, especially her beloved sister, Alyce, and her beloved friend Sharon.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Grace and Lewis L. Lawson; siblings, Bobby Lawson and Sue Curbow.

Survivors include her loving children, Becky (Dewayne) Jones, Tammy Firestone and Chad Firestone; siblings, Charles (Myrtle) Lawson and Alyce (Gene) Ross; grandchildren, Haley (Aaron) Holt, Alli Jones, Joshua (Michelle) Yates and Katie (Seth) Moneypenney; great-grandchildren, Brooklyn Yates, Andy Yates and Case Holt.  Several nieces and nephews also survive.

A Celebration of Life graveside service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 9, 2020 at Cookson Creek Cemetery with Reverend Robby Hatcher officiating. 

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Higgins Funeral Home of Benton.

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Wednesday, December 9, 2020

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