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Obituary for Peggy L Van Blaricum (Jenkins)

Peggy L (Jenkins) Van Blaricum, 81, of Camby, passed away Tuesday, September 8th, 2020. She was born May 21st, 1939 in Westmoreland, Tennessee to her parents, James H. and Elsie R. (Hire) Jenkins. She married Gary A. Van Blaricum on April 13th, 1956. She was a resident of Camby for most of her life.

Peggy is survived by her two children, Jerry (Teresa) Van Blaricum Sr. of Martinsville and Sheri (Eddie) Hunter of Camby; four grandchildren: Jerry (Gwen) Van Blaricum Jr., Jesse Van Blaricum, Adam and Trenton (Alisan) Hunter; four great granddaughters: Daisy Hunter, Shellie Cox, Faith Cox, and Katelyn Cox; 1 great grandson, Bryan Cox; two great great grandchildren: Mason and Delaney Christian; and two sisters: Jean Carter of Indianapolis and Sandra Rhudy of Greenwood. Peggy is preceded in death by both of her parents; her husband, Gary A. Van Blaricum; four sisters: Hilda Baker, Kathryn Simpson, Carolyn Lathrop, and Wanda Stout; and three brothers: William, Don and Harold Jenkins.

Peggy was an Office Manager for Louis Linder and Son in Camby for 32 years before retiring in 2001. She was an active member of Lifeline Baptist Church and enjoyed spending time with the Sunday school ladies. She loved spending time with family, especially traveling. Peggy also enjoyed spending time with her poodle, Sammy. She loved jigsaw puzzles and going to garage sales.

Family and friends may show their love and support from 10 am to 12 pm (Noon) on Thursday, September 10th at Jones Family Mortuary in Mooresville. Pastor Tim Lindsey will officiate a celebration of life service at 12 pm (Noon) on Thursday, September 10th at the funeral home. Peggy will be laid to rest next to her husband at Odd Fellows Cemetery in Martinsville.

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