August 26, 2013

Ruby Marie Peek

— Mrs. Ruby Marie Peek, 92, of Dalton, departed this life Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013, at her residence.

She was born July 20, 1921, in Inglewood, Tenn. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harlin Mitchell Peek, and daughter, Ruth Nichols.     

She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Betty and Roger Sumler; son-in-law, Morris Nichols; grandson, Michael Nichols, all of Dalton; caregivers, Tina Plemons, Shannon Plemons and Gertrude Young; and a special thanks to the staff of Heartlite Hospice.   

Services to celebrate the life of Mrs. Ruby Marie Peek will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at the Ponders Melrose Chapel with the Rev. Tim Brown and the Rev. Junior Clayton officiating.

Interment will follow in the Whitfield Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home today from 5 to 9 p.m.

Arrangements are by Ponders Melrose Chapel, Dalton; (706) 226-4002.