Peggy Graham obituary (1936 – 2022) – Blacksburg, VA

Peggy Duncan Graham

April 10, 1936 – January 4, 2022

Peggy D. Graham, 85, of Blacksburg, was born in Goodwin’s Ferry, Virginia on April 10, 1936. She passed away peacefully at her home on Tuesday January 4, 2022.

Peggy was predeceased by her son, Marvin Graham; parents, Dorsie and Annie Louise Duncan; sisters, Anna Jean Duncan Sexton and Emily Duncan Graham; and brothers, Allen Duncan and Woody Duncan.

She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Fred Graham; daughter, Lori Okes (Kraig); son, James Graham (Sharon); sister, Melva Hughes (Donnie); grandchildren, Danielle Okes, Tiffany Roberts (Billy), Derrick Graham (Cheyanne), Bobby “BJ” Graham (Michelle), Ashley Meyer (Daniel) and Adrianne Mullins (Ted); 15 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

Peggy was a very talented musician, playing guitar and bass in church. In her teens, she and her sisters, known as the Duncan sisters, performed and sang on local radio. She was also an incredibly talented seamstress and retired with over 20 years of service in the VPI Sewing Workshop.

Many thanks to the caregivers, Danielle Okes, granddaughter, Michelle Duncan Hairfield, grandniece, and Phyllis Price, niece. Also, a special thank you to the staff of the Good Samaritan Hospice for their compassion and attention.

A private service will be held for the family with Reverend Jimmie Lee Price officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made at the Good Samaritan Hospice, 1160 Moose Drive, NW, Christiansburg, VA 24073.

Posted by Roanoke Times on January 7, 2022.

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