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Peggy Uzzle

Peggy Lee “Nanny” Uzzle, 78, of Hickman, Ky., went home to be with the Lord 8:22 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 18, 2022, at her home.
Funeral services were to be conducted 1 p.m. today at First Pentecostal Church in Union City. The Rev. Cody Marks, the Rev. Dwayne Uzzle and the Rev. Billy Uzzle were to officiate. Burial was to follow in Hickman City Cemetery.
Visitation was held Wednesday Sept. 20, 2022, at the church from 5-8 p.m. and from 11 a.m. until the hour of services today.
Pallbearers were to be her grandsons.
Edmaiston Mosley Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Peggy was born Sept. 10, 1944, in Monticello, Ky., daughter of the late Fred and Sarilda Anne (Young) West. She married the Rev. James Uzzle Aug. 29, 1963. He preceded her in death June 18, 1993. Sister Peggy was an evangelist and pastor’s wife for 30 years. The past 30 years of her life, she has served as church secretary, caregiver, homemaker and seamstress. Sister Peggy was a member of First Pentecostal Church in Union City. She loved her family, church and flowers. She loved to travel. No distance was to far for her to go. Sister Peggy was a member of the Goldies Senior Group at the church. Sister Peggy enjoyed listening to southern gospel music.
She is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Lisa and Scott Baker and Penny and Randy Jones, all of Union City; two sons and one daughter-in-law, Phillip Uzzle of Union City and the Rev. Billy and Jennifer Uzzle of Hickman; 12 grandchildren and the spouses of 11, Chad and Sissy Mills of Jackson, La., Aaron and Emilee Baker, Jaron and Hailey Baker, Tabitha and Jordan Davis, Clint and Savannah Baker, Tyler and Kayla Uzzle and James Carson Uzzle, all of Union City, the Rev. Dwayne and Yalonda Uzzle, Brandon and Kerri Uzzle, Madison and Lauren Uzzle and Chase and Brey Jones, all of Hickman, and Cayce and Andrew Young of Bernie, Mo.; 18 great-grandchildren; her stepmother, Pearl West of Monticello; two sisters, Connie Antle of Monticello and Melissa East of Corbin, Ky.; and one brother, John West of Mooresville, N.C.
She was also preceded in death by three sisters, Ruby Decker, Thelma Johnson and Mary Alice West; and three brothers, James West, Timothy West and Claude West.
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Published in The Messenger 9.22.22

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