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Marilyn Lea Peevy

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“Calvin, David, & Rodney (and families) It was just as I sat down in the Prayer Room at my church in Rogers when I got the call from Calvin telling...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Harold Beaver - Rogers, AR

“We miss Marilyn at Asbury UMC. I wish I asked her more about her life and family when they lived here. Best wishes to Calvin and David and all, while...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: James Britt - Little Rock, AR

“Dear Calvin and family,We were so saddened to learn about Marilyn's passing. She was a wonderful mother ,grandmother and friend. She will be missed...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Joe Waldrum - Little Rock, AR

“Calvin and Family,We offer our sincere condolences in your loss of Marilyn.Joe and Bonnie Magness ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: Joe D Magness Magness - Benton, AR

“Dear Calvin, I lost contact with Marilyn a few years ago and I tried several time to get in touch through Face Book but never made connection. I am...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Janelle Graves - Mansfield, AR

“I could not have ever wished for a more loving and sweet mother-in-law. Marilyn was the best grandmother to my children, and I am so thankful she...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Leticia Peevy - San Antonio, TX

“Thinking of you Calvin ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Ken & Shirley Warren - Vicksburg, MS

“Dear Calvin & David & family, We are very sadden for you and the family with the news of Marilyn death. We have such wonderful memories of you all ...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Dean & Karen Testa - Topeka, KS


Marilyn Lea Carney Peevy was born May 20, 1945 in Fort Smith, Arkansas and passed from this life on September 5, 2020 in San Antonio, Texas. She was preceded in death by her father, Elmer Lee Carney and her mother, Betty Lou Sebastian Carney.

Marilyn is survived by her husband Calvin Peevy of San Antonio, Texas, her sisters, Rhonda Kasler of Annandale, New Jersey and Kay Villines of Rudy, Arkansas, her brother, Lee Carney of Rudy, Arkansas, sons David Peevy and wife Leticia Peevy of San Antonio, Texas, Rodney Peevy and his wife Jean of El Dorado, Arkansas, grandchildren Taylor, Titus, Logan, Sawyer and Greg, as well as 5 great grandchildren.

Marilyn enjoyed traveling and visiting many friends that she and Calvin shared throughout the United States. She and Calvin made many trips with friends and especially Calvin's sister, Martha who lives in Los Angeles, California.

Marilyn worked for years in banking in Fort Smith and Little Rock, Arkansas. During that time, she served as personal secretary to the presidents of two very large banks.

Marilyn and Calvin lived in Fort Smith until 1979 when they moved to Little Rock where they lived for 36 years. Marilyn was a member of Asbury United Methodist Church in Little Rock, Arkansas for over 30 years and was an avid volunteer. In 2015, Marilyn and Calvin moved to San Antonio, Texas, to live in a retirement home near their son David and his family.

In lieu of flowers, the family prefers donations to be made in Marilyn's memory to San Antonio VITAS Hospice and Palliative Care at 8401 Datapoint Dr. Suite 300, San Antonio, Texas 78229 or Asbury United Methodist Church at 1700 Napa Valley Dr, Little Rock, AR 72212.

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