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Thelma Burroughs
Peele

October 7, 1917 – October 4, 2018

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Obituary for Thelma Burroughs Peele

Thelma Burroughs Peele, 100, passed away peacefully October 4, 2018. She was born in Martin Co., NC to the late William T. and Annie Williams Burroughs and was also preceded in death by her husband Joseph U. Peele, Sr. She retired from Miller and Rhoads Department store as a seamstress and was a member of Woodland Heights Baptist Church.

Left to cherish her memory are her sons, Fred E. Peele and his wife DJ, Joseph U. Peele Jr. and his wife Sylvia, and Timothy T. Peele and his wife Paula. She also leaves behind 8 grandchildren, and 13 great-grandchildren.

A service to celebrate her life will be held Monday, October 8, 2018 at 11am at Graham Funeral Home, 1112 Kempsville Rd. Chesapeake. The family will receive friends one hour prior to service. A reception will immediately follow the ceremony. Entombment will be at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens. Dr. Ken Barnes is officiating her celebration. Please visit www.grahamfuneralhome.com to view the service if unable to attend and leave a note of condolence for her family.

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Visitation

When Monday, October 8th, 2018 10:00am - 11:00am
Location
Graham Funeral Home
Address
1112 Kempsville Road
Chesapeake, VA 23320

Service Information

When
Monday, October 8th, 2018 11:00am
Officiating
Dr. Kenneth Barnes
Location
Graham Funeral Home
Address
1112 Kempsville Road
Chesapeake, VA 23320

Interment Information

Location
Woodlawn Memorial Gardens
Address
6309 Virginia Beach Blvd.
Norfolk, Virginia 23502

Reception Information

Location
Graham Funeral Home
Address
1112 Kempsville Road
Chesapeake, VA 23320
Reception Extra Info
Immediately following service in the Graham Funeral Home Reception Room.