Obituaries

Katherine Peeks -

Mrs. Katherine Irene Peeks, age 88, of Jonesborough, passed away Wednesday, December 19, 2012, at her residence.

Mrs. Peeks was a native of St. Elmo, Illinois. She was the daughter of the late Charles Edward Stine and Minnie Bauer Stine.

Mrs. Peeks was a homemaker and a member of the Pleasant Beach Baptist Church.

Survivors include her loving husband of sixty-six years, Billie Peeks; one son, Edward Peeks and his wife, Sherry, of Johnson City; one daughter, Rita Colby and her husband, Norman, of Brandon, Florida; one brother, Bill Stine, of Brownstown, Illinois; three grandchildren, Leah Peeks, Becky Colby Utley and Christy Colby Coggin; two great grandchildren, Joshua Utley and Colby Coggin.

The funeral service for Mrs. Katherine Irene Peeks was conducted Saturday, December 22, 2012, in the Morris-Baker South Chapel. Pastor Charles Biggs will officiate.

The graveside committal service will be conducted at 1 PM Wednesday, December 26, 2012, in the Mountain Home National Cemetery. Family and friends are requested to meet at the funeral home by 12:15 PM Wednesday to go in procession to the cemetery.

Memories and condolences may be sent to the Peeks family via www.morrisbaker.com. Morris-Baker Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2001 Oakland Avenue, Johnson City. 282-1521