Services for Ruby Peacock, 93, of Kilgore will be two p.m. , Monday, August 2, 2010 at the Rader Funeral Home Chapel with the Reverends James Boatman and Paul Russell officiating. Burial will follow in the Overton Cemetery . Mrs. Peacock died Thursday, July 29, 2010 in Kensington , Maryland .
She was born November 9, 1916 in Center, Texas where she attended business school and worked for AAA office. Their family moved to the Overton/Kilgore area in 1944. Ruby was a member of the First Pentecostal Church where she at one time had 14 years of perfect attendance. She worked at Nardis of Dallas in Kilgore as a seamstress.. Ruby Grimsley Peacock attended Crocket Public Schools. She and her husband Walter C. Peacock lived in
Mrs. Peacock is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Walter and Beth Peacock of; three daughters, Delia Russell and her husband Paul of Cypress, Texas, Shelia Peacock of Pasadena, Texas, Eltonette Proctor of Kensington, Maryland; two brothers, Choron A. of Center, Texas, Weldon Grimsley of Longview, Texas; one sister, Melba Williams of Center, Texas; five grandchildren; eight great-granddaughters as well as .
Mrs. Peacock was preceded in death by her daughter, Melva Gail Peacock on February 21, 2008 and her husband, Walter Cohan Peacock on October 26, 1981 .
The family will receive friends at Rader Funeral Home Sunday afternoon between 6-8 p.m.