Peggy J. Shipe, 70, of Midland, passed away Tuesday, October 26, 2021. Peggy died peacefully after a hug and kiss from her soulmate, Stephen R. Shipe Sr., at their home.
She was born May 28, 1951, in Warrenton, to the late Leila and Irvin Brooks Sr.
Peggy was a caregiver to so many children, providing parents with safety and security through her care and comfort. She loved each child as if they were her own.
Peggy’s favorite time of year was Christmas! She started in October and created a Christmas Wonderland that is memorable to anyone who visited her home. Another favorite of Peggy’s was Hallmark Christmas movies, which she was able to enjoy during the last couple weeks before she passed.
Peggy is survived by her Husband of more than 40 years Stephen R. Shipe Sr.; her son Stephen Ray Shipe Jr and wife Joann; her grandchildren, Derek Shipe and Taylor Shipe; four siblings, Irvin Fennie Brooks Jr. (Deborah) of Butte, Neb., Dale Fennie Brooks (Tina) of Hume, Terry Lynn Brooks (Terri) of Chester Gap and Tammy Foster (Steve) of Woodbridge, and numerous nieces and nephews.
A visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, November 1, at Moser Funeral Home in Warrenton. A graveside service will take place at 11 a.m. Tuesday, November 2, at Mt. Carmel Baptist Church Cemetery in Midland.
Condolences can be offered at www.moserfuneralhome.com