Lorraine Peavler, formerly from Lepanto was called to her Heavenly Homecoming on August 19, 2002 from her earthly home and family.
Her husband, Paul, was employed for 27 years at Cameron Iron Works and they were charter members of Woodridge Baptist Church. They are currently members of Park Place Baptist Church, where Lorraine enjoyed singing in the Keen Choir.
She was preceded in death by her sisters, Elaine Stewart and Connie Lee Murphree; brother E.R. Murphree and grandson Ronnie Peavler, Jr. Lorraine was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by her husband of 65 years, Paul, her children, Larry and his wife Michelle, Ronnie, Linda and her husband Doug, nine grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren, sisters, Gwendolyn Arnold and Dannie Rue Flatt, brother Garvice Murphree and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation was held on August 20 at Forest Park Lawndale Funeral Home. Funeral services were held on August 21 in the Main Chapel at Forest Park Lawndale, with Reverend James Clark officiating.
Interment followed at Forest Park East Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, a memorial donation may be made in Lorraine's name to Park Place Baptist Church or to Vitas Hospice.