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Peggy Jane Gillespie

August 17, 2021

Peggy Jane Gillespie, 64, of Lynchburg passed away Tuesday, August 17, 2021.

She graduated from E.C. Glass High School in 1975 and later graduated from Central Virginia Community College with an Associate’s degree. She retired from First Colony Life Insurance & G.E. Financial.

Survivors are her sister Pamela Delores Gillespie; first cousins, Bernie Harris and wife, Brenda, Jesse Harris and wife, Judy, Harry Harris and wife, Joan; distant first cousins, Patricia “Trish” Harmon and Dwightel Hill Ivey.

Services will be held in Fort Hill Mausoleum Chapel at 11 a.m. Tuesday, August 24, 2021, with George B. Harris officiating.

In lieu of flowers please consider donations to the Lynchburg Humane Society.

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

Services will be held in Fort Hill Mausoleum Chapel at 11 a.m. Tuesday, August 17, 2021, with George B. Harris officiating. In lieu of flowers please consider donations to the Lynchburg Humane Society.

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So very sorry to learn of Peggy's passing. I remember her fondly from her days at First Colony and a great cook-out you two threw at your house. I pray that God will give you peace and comfort in the days to come.

Posted by Cyndi Knight on August 26, 2021

Sorry to ur family Ms Peggy family my condolences

Posted by Cardi Mosley on August 23, 2021

Pam, I am so sorry that Peggy has passed away. I will never forget her sweet smile. It is so hard to lose a sibling because they are the ones who shared your childhood and all the memories that are so precious. Prayers for you and all those who loved your dear sister. Hugs to you.

Posted by Nancy Baldwin on August 23, 2021

Pam I was so sorry to see about Peggy. It was very much a shock. I often think of you to and Debbie also about how much fun we had fun together while we were in college and after. Sorry we lost touch. I hardly ever see Dill Pickles that I do not think how much Peggy loved them. If there is anything I can do for feel free to contact me. Teresa Hunter friend from CVCC

Posted by Teresa Hunter on August 22, 2021

Pam I was so sorry to see about Peggy. It was very much a shock. I often think of you to and Debbie also about how much fun we had fun together while we were in college and after. Sorry we lost touch. I hardly ever see Dill Pickles that I do not think how much Peggy loved them. If there is anything I can do for feel free to contact me. Teresa Hunter friend from CVCC

Posted by Teresa Hunter on August 22, 2021

Pam, you all are in my prayers. Peggy will be missed. She was a jewel.

Posted by Karen Garland on August 22, 2021

Pam, you all are in my prayers. Peggy will be missed. She was a jewel.

Posted by Karen Garland on August 22, 2021

So sorry to hear about Peggy. I remember her with fondness from our MYF days at the church. We had some great times. She was a sweet girl with a great personality. I was sad to hear of her health issues...but she is now at peace. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Crystal and George Sax

Posted by Crystal Sax on August 22, 2021

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