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Margaret “Peggy” Dunnaway

October 4, 2021

Margaret “Peggy” Dunnaway,74, of Madison Heights went to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, October 4, 2021.

She was born, March 20, 1947 to William S. Arthur and Margaret C. Arthur of Lynchburg. She was a retired office manager of Plastic Surgery Associates of Lynchburg and a devoted grandmother.

“Peggy” was preceded in death by her mother, Margaret C. Arthur and her granddaughter Isabella “Izzy” Rush.

She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Jesse “Sonny” Dunnaway; her daughter and son-in-law Kim and Lacy Rush of Madison Heights; her 2 grandchildren whom she cherished, Dillon T. Rush of Lynchburg and Drew M. Rush of Madison Heights and best friend/cousin Sylvia Henderson and special cousin Kathy White.

A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, October 17, 2021 at People’s Baptist Church in Madison Heights, with Pastor Frank Gooch officiating.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Peoples Baptist Church building fund P.O. Box 97 Madison Heights, VA 24572. The church is located at 130 Martins Lane Madison Heights, VA.

Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family.

Click here to view Peggy’s tribute video

A memorial service will be held 3 p.m. at Peoples Baptist Church Sunday, October 17, 2021, with Pastor Frank Gooch officiating.

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Kimberly and family, you are all in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

Posted by Vinnie Lipscomb on October 8, 2021

Kim, sending my deepest condolences and prayers for you and your family. May God bring all of you peace and comfort.

Posted by Hope Wright-Purvis on October 7, 2021

Kim, sending my deepest condolences and prayers for you and your family. May God bring all of you peace and comfort.

Posted by Hope Wright-Purvis on October 7, 2021

Kim, sending my deepest condolences and prayers for you and your family. May God bring all of you peace and comfort.

Posted by Hope Wright-Purvis on October 7, 2021

Kim & Lacy so sorry for your lost. My thoughts & prayers are with you as you go through this difficult time.

Posted by Barbara sowell on October 7, 2021

Kim, my prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. I know you take comfort in knowing that your mom is resting in Jesus's arms and free of the pain of this life.

Posted by Linda Thomas on October 7, 2021

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