Obituary: Peggy Tanis Tirey

December 2, 1936 – March 25, 2020

Peggy Tanis Tirey, 83, of Bedford, passed away at 7:24 a.m. on Wednesday, March 25, 2020, at Westview Nursing and Rehab.

Born December 2, 1936, in Lawrence Co., she was the daughter of Walter Richard and Mabel Telene (Turner) Huff. She had been a bookkeeper at George Schrickler’s offices and was the sexton at Green Hill Cemetery for thirteen years. She was a member of the Englewood Baptist Church.

Survivors include three daughters, Kathy Dunn, of Cedar Rapids, IA, Kelly Hottell and husband, Billy, of Bedford, and Karmen Chisham and husband James, of Indianapolis; a half-brother, Ronald Huff, of Texas.

She was preceded in death by her parents and two daughters, Karla Spratt, and Kay Riester.

Private graveside services will be conducted with burial in Green Hill Cemetery. No visitation is scheduled.

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