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Sunday, 14 April 2019 16:38

Emily Bryant Peace

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Emily Bryant Peace, age 83 of Lawrenceville, VA passed through heaven’s gates on Palm Sunday, April 14, 2019. She is predeceased by her parents, James and Rosa Bryant; brothers, Curtis and Thomas Bryant; sister, Edith Bryant and her late husband Kenneth F. Peace. Emily was a talented floral designer, operating her own business for over 30 years. She was a devoted mother who instilled her hard work ethic and Christian values in her children. She created a loving home for her five children that was always filled with music and laughter. She is survived by her special friend of 22 years, Nick Yates of Gasburg, VA; her son Kenneth B. Peace (Gayle) of Midlothian, VA; her four daughters, Teresa Gendron (Dennis) of Smyrna, TN, Tracy Norris (Hersey) of Jarvisburg, NC, Angela Murphy (Tim) of Franklin, TN, Emily Harrison (Chip) of Glen Allen, VA; thirteen grandchildren and two great grandchildren. The family will receive friends and family at Williams Funeral Home in Lawrenceville on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 from 11:00 to 12:30 p.m. A graveside service will be conducted 3:00 p.m. at Mill Swamp Baptist Church Cemetery, 6329 Mill Swamp Road, Ivor, VA.
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8 comments

  • Comment Link Loretta R. Nicholson Thursday, 30 May 2019 01:18 posted by Loretta R. Nicholson

    With Deepest Sympathy to the Peace Family. Your mother was a jewel.

  • Comment Link Nancy Thursday, 18 April 2019 08:34 posted by Nancy

    I was so sorry to hear about the passing of your mother. Mother's are very special as I know how Gayle is with her children. God will continue to watch over you and your family.
    Love to all of you!
    Nancy

  • Comment Link Sylvia Bugg Tuesday, 16 April 2019 18:48 posted by Sylvia Bugg

    Emily-
    You and your family have our deepest condolences. I remember your Mom who was most beautiful, gracious and kind. May her spirit and memories live on. With prayers,
    Sylvia

  • Comment Link Karen McMillan Green Monday, 15 April 2019 19:37 posted by Karen McMillan Green

    Ken and Emily you have my deepest condolences. Your mother was a Beautiful Sweet Lady I will always remember her smile and soft voice. No words can Express what you all are feeling. I will be unable to attend due to me being out of town for my job, I will be praying for you all.
    Sincerely,
    Karen McMillan

  • Comment Link Dave and Gloria Monday, 15 April 2019 18:35 posted by Dave and Gloria

    So sorry for your loss. May Gods love fill you with joy knowing it’s not the end of the story.
    Dave and Gloria

  • Comment Link Regina Monday, 15 April 2019 14:34 posted by Regina

    Emily,

    We are so sorry for your loss.
    You Chip and all your family are in our prayers.

    Regina and Jim

  • Comment Link Martin Wetherbee Monday, 15 April 2019 14:12 posted by Martin Wetherbee

    Remembering all the fun times we had working together. Love You

  • Comment Link Elizabeth Carpenter Monday, 15 April 2019 12:33 posted by Elizabeth Carpenter

    Love and prayers to you all!

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