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2010-10-28 / Obituaries


Peggy Ann Downey Johnson, 69, of Putnam died Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at Anderson’s Hospital in Meridian.

Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, October 23, 2010 at the chapel of Bumpers Funeral Home with Rev. Scott Armstrong and Rev. Alfred B. Etheridge officiating. Interment was at Putnam Cemetery.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Marlin and Bernice Burge Downey and grandson, Taylor Sheffield.

She is survived by her husband, Skeeter Johnson of Putnam; daughter, Rita Jo Sheffield of Butler; brother, Paul (Anne) Downey of Putnam; sister, Marlene (BoBo) Downey of Sweet Water; grandchildren, Gavin (Candice) Sheffield of Toxey and Trevor Sheffield of Butler; great grandchildren, Abbie and Jordan Strawn of Toxey and a host of nieces and nephews.

Bumpers Funeral Home of Butler directed.

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