Peggy Jean Liles Gay, 73, of Youngsville, died Monday Aug. 26, 2013. She was born in Franklin County, the daughter of the late Nettie Jane Liles Perry and Robert Lee Liles. Peggy was a dedicated worker starting out as a bookkeeper for many years at Zebulon Sheet Metal, followed by 25 years at Western Auto and 10 years at Advance Auto. She loved spending time with her family especially her daughter and grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Aug. 29, 2013 at Beulah Christian Baptist Church with the Rev. Ronnie Sneed officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.
Peggy is survived by her daughter, Christie Gay; son-in-law, Josh Boone; granddaughters, Kaylee and Kassie Boone; brother, Mack Liles and wife, Billie Ann, of Eagle Rock; sisters, Shirley Hood of Wendell, Jane Hawley of Garner, and Brenda West and Mary O’Neal both of Zebulon; a close niece and caregiver, Sheila Hood and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband of 42 years, Jim Donald Gay.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Peggy’s cousin, Rachel Smith.
Pallbearers were Ryan O’Neal, David Liles, Randy West, Travis Hood, Robbie Wall, Jose Lagunas, and Mickey Kawley.
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