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Peggy Ruth Ellzey

Funeral services for Peggy Ruth Ellzey will be 11 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015 at Riverwood Family Funeral Service with burial at Riverwood Memorial Park. 

Visitation is from 5 until 9 p.m., Friday, Nov. 13, 2015, at Riverwood.

Mrs. Ellzey, 77, of Brookhaven, died Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015, at St. Luke Episcopal Hospital in Houston, Texas. She was born March 11, 1938, to James Herbert Waldrop and Bessie Adams Waldrop. She was a member of Northview Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, James Waldrop, Tommy Waldrop, Charles Waldrop, Jessie Waldrop and Edward Waldrop; and sisters, Jean Waldrop Upton and Kate Waldrop Reeves.

Survivors are her husband, Clyde Ellzey Sr.; sons, Clyde Everett Ellzey Jr. and wife, Judy, of Natchez and Wilton Kyndl Ellzey and wife, Sjhira, of Nashville, Tennessee; daughter, Kristi Tarkenton and husband, Thomas, of Lynchburg, Virginia; eight grandchildren, Adrienne Forman and husband, Alex, Rebecca Ellzey, Abby Ellzey, Garran Williams, Cameron Hafner, Dylan Hafner, Adele Tarkenton and Aidyn Tarkenton.

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