Eastern Wake: Obituaries

Peggy Jean Liles Gay

Peggy Jean Liles Gay, 73, passed away on Monday August 26, 2013.

She was born in Franklin County daughter of the late Nettie Jane Liles Perry and Robert Lee Liles and was preceded in death by her husband of 42 years, Jim Donald Gay.

Peggy was a dedicated worker starting out as a bookkeeper for many years at Zebulon Sheet Metal, then on to 25 years at Western Auto and 10 years at Advanced Auto. She loved spending time with family especially her daughter and grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at 3 o’clock Thursday afternoon, August 29, 2013 at Beulah Christian Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Peggy is survived by her daughter; Christie Gay, son-in-law; Josh Boone, granddaughters; Kaylee and Kassie Boone, brother; Mack Liles (Billie Ann) of Eagle Rock, sisters; Shirley Hood of Wendell, Jane Hawley of Garner, Brenda West and Mary O’Neal both of Zebulon, a close niece & caregiver; Sheila Hood, numerous nieces & nephews. A special thank you is extended to her cousin; Rachel Smith.

Friends visited with the family 7-8:30 Wednesday evening August 28, 2013 at Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center and all other times at the home of Christie Gay & Josh Boone.