Mrs. Peggy Jean Strickland Boone, 80 died Thursday, December 25, 2014.
Mrs. Boone was born in Sampson County and was the daughter of the late Otto and Roxie Baggett Strickland. She graduated from Salemburg High School, Campbell University and Sampson Community college.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Jasper Carl Boone; son, Timothy Baggett Boone (Tim), brothers, Charles and Frederick Strickland and a sister, Elizabeth Ann Fann.
She is survived by two sons, Billy and wife Brenda, Doug and wife, Lori and daughter in law, Sharon Bullard Boone all of Clinton; granddaughters, Brittany Hayes and husband, Steven of Clinton, Jessica Johnson and husband, Chadwick Dale of Raleigh, Abby Cannady and husband, Mark of Clinton, Anna Boone of Raleigh; grandchildren, Andrew Murphy, Hannah Murphy, and Rebekah Murphy of Clinton; Great Grandchildren, Seth Johnson, Tanner Johnson, Ava Hayes, Rhett Hayes, Mia Hayes of Clinton, AnnaDale Johnson and Charlotte Johnson of Raleigh and Ben Cannady and Oliver Cannady of Clinton. She is also survived by two brothers, Bobby Strickland and wife Pauline, Jefferson Strickland and wife Sue of Salemburg; sister in law, Vondia and husband, Dr. Earl Farthing of Salemburg.
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Mrs. Boone was the Director of the Blood Bank Donor program at Sampson Regional Medical Center for 25 years prior to her retirement. She loved music and had a beautiful voice that she used to praise her Lord in song. She also enjoyed working in her flower garden.
Funeral services will be held at 3:00 PM Sunday, December 28, 2014 at White Oak Baptist Church, officiating will be Rev. John Adams and Rev. Stephen Porter. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends at 2:00 PM Sunday, December 28, 2014 at the church prior to the service. The family will receive friends at other times at the home of Doug and Lori Boone, 405 Fairfax St. Clinton, NC.
Arrangements entrusted to Butler Funeral Home, 401 W. Roseboro St., Roseboro, NC 28382.