Crossville Chronicle, Crossville, TN

Obituaries

January 16, 2014

Margaret Curton

CROSSVILLE — April 20, 1923—Jan. 10, 2014

Margaret Ann "Peggy" Curton, 90, formerly Crossville, now of The Villages, FL, passed away Jan. 10, 2014, at Lexington Park Assisted Living in Lady Lake, FL. A graveside service is being held at Green Acres Memory Gardens in Crossville today, Jan. 17, at 1 p.m., with Bro. Vern Daugherty officiating. 

She was born April 20, 1923, in Wheat (Oak Ridge), TN, the daughter of the late Carl and Lula Smith.

Mrs. Curton was a full time Air Force wife and mother and a part-time registered nurse. She was a member of Wallace Memorial Baptist Church in Knoxville, and First Baptist Church in Crossville.

She is survived by sons, Rodney of Avon Park, FL, Eric of The Villages, FL, and Scott of Honolulu, HI; daughter, Luann Stewart of The Villages, FL; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Donald Curton; three brothers and three sisters.

Everyone is asked to wear bright colors wherever they may be in honor of Peggy.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Cornerstone Hospice Foundation at 2445 Lane Park Road, Tavares, FL  32778.

Bilbrey Funeral Home, Inc. (www.bilbreyfh.com) was in charge of the arrangements.

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