04/08/04 — NELLIE H. PECK

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Nellie Holmes Peck, 83, died Wednesday at Britthaven Nursing Home.

The funeral will be held Friday at 6 p.m. at Jefferson United Methodist Church with Rev. Doug Johnson officiating. Interment will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at the Holmes Family Cemetery.

Mrs. Peck was born in Wayne County and was the widow of William Peck. She was a retired elementary school teacher and a member of Jefferson United Methodist Church.

Surviving are two sons, William "Bill" Peck Jr. of West Palm Beach, Fla., and David Peck and wife, Charlotte of Katy, Texas; one granddaughter, Melisa Burgower of Katy, Texas; two grandsons, Jonathan Peck and Daniel Peck of Katy, Texas; two great-grandchildren, Hailey Burgower and Jacob Burgower; and one brother, Loren "Bud" Holmes of Hialeiah, Fla.; and her extended family, Butch and Jackie Sallee, Tracy and Dolton Davis, Shelley and Kevin Thompson, Lauren Davis, Blake Davis and Tyler Thompson, all of Goldsboro.

She was preceded in death by her daughter, Cynthia Peck; her sisters, Rosena Lewis, Bula Price, Sula Dilorenzo, and Hepsie Price; and her brothers, Atwood Holmes, Neirus Holmes, Wilbur Holmes, Malcolm Holmes, Thurman Holmes, and John Holmes.

The family will receive friends at the church following the service on Friday.

Flowers are welcome or memorial donations may be made to Jefferson United Methodist Church, 1100 N. Jefferson Ave., Goldsboro, N.C., 27530.

Arrangements are with Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service.


Published in Obituaries on April 8, 2004 1:40 PM