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Peggy Perkins Austin
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Obituary for Peggy Perkins Austin

Peggy Perkins Austin was born in Wilkes County on April 7, 1933 to the late Alec Perkins and the late Grace Satterwhite Perkins Gilreath. She departed this realm of time very quietly on January 8, 2018 at the age of 84 years.

Funeral services will be held 12:00 PM Saturday, January 13, 2018 at Reins-Sturdivant Chapel with Bishop George Morgan officiating. Burial will be in Scenic Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 11:00 until 12:00 PM prior to the service at Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home.

She attended Lincoln Heights School. Much of her working years were spent in New Jersey at Lucent Technologies. Upon retiring she returned to Wilkesboro and spent time working for Dr. Thakkar in his home, his family counts her as a vital part in their lives.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her son; Leroy Austin, brothers; “Buck” Perkins and Wayne Matthews, and three sisters; Louise Abbott, Sarah Carlton and Grace Parsons.

She will be remembered by her nieces, nephews and close friends; Linda and Myra.

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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home

270 Armory Road
North Wilkesboro, NC 28659





12:00 PM
Reins-Sturdiavant Chapel

270 Armory Road
North Wilkesboro, NC 28659

Cemetery Details


Scenic Memorial Gardens Cemetery

245 Moravian Falls Road
Wilkesboro, NC 28697


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