Carol Peacock

Carol PeacockCarol Peacock, 76, of Rushville died at 11:04 a.m. Jan. 15, 2018, at Rushville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

She was born July 21, 1941, in Quincy, a daughter of Carl and Virginia Epperson Shepherd. She married John Peacock on March 13, 1965, in Lewistown. He survives.

Also surviving are four children, Jeff (and Patty) Peacock of Pendergrass, Ga., Carla Floyd of Carthage, John (and Becky) Peacock of Normal and Cathy (and Uwe) Pfeifer of Huntley; three brothers, Carl (and Carol Ann) Shepherd of Waterford, Conn., Don (and Diane) Shepherd of Lebanon, Tenn., and Ron (and Monica) Shepherd of Rushville; one sister, Bonnie March of Carthage; nine grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two grandchildren, Misty Childers and Jeffrey Peacock; and one sister, Pat Ballard.

She was a member of Rushville First United Methodist Church.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Worthington Funeral Home in Rushville with Mr. David Haney officiating. Burial will follow in Rushville City Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to Cass-Schuyler Hospice or Rushville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

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Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 1/17/2018


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