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Charlie Peevyhouse

Services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home in Newbern, with the Revs. James Dee Peevyhouse and Craig Peevyhouse officiating. Interment will follow in Yorkville Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home 6-8 this evening.
Pallbearers will be Jason McCall, Shane Powell, David McClure Jr., Tim McClure, Corey Peevyhouse and Logan Peevyhouse. Honorary pallbearers will be Norman Hall and W.T. Sims.
The family requests that memorials be made to the Alzherimer’s Association, 225 North Michigan Ave., 17th Floor, Chicago, IL 60601-7633.
He was born Friday, March 18, 1932, son of the late Jack and Olla (Hinson) Peevyhouse. He spent his life building many bridges throughout western Tennessee, beginning his career with the former W.T. Cutchen Construction Co. of Dyersburg and then retiring from Ford Construction.
He was a member of Bethel Baptist Church in Yorkville.
Charlie was a man of many talents, always willing to help others. He loved his family.
He is survived by two sons and his daughter-in-law, Jeff Peevyhouse and Shannon and Heather Peevyhouse, all of Yorkville; four daughters and sons-in-law, Susie and Robert Rodgers of Fulton, Pam and Nick Allen of Medina, Lisa and David McClure of Elkton, Ky., and Wendy and Bill Bunyard of Yorkville; four brothers, James Peevyhouse of Mayfield, Ky., Clarence Peevyhouse and Albert Peevyhouse, both of Dyer, and Joe Peevyhouse of Tyson Store community; three sisters, Shirley Dunn of Rutherford, Martha Dickson of Newbern and Patty Bing of Union City; his daughter-in-law, Sheilah Peevyhouse-Spangler, and her husband, Neil, of Yorkville; his sister-in-law, Shirley Peevyhouse of Rutherford; 20 grandchildren; seven step-grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; 11 step-great-grandchildren; his great-great-grandchild; and many nieces and nephews.
He was also preceded in death by his wife, Irene Peevyhouse; two sons, Charles Wesley Peevyhouse and Paul S. Peevyhouse; and his brother, Calvin Peevyhouse.
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