Memorial Home Going Services for Peggy Ilene Jones will be 2  p.m. Friday, Oct. 27, 2017, at the Tabernacle of Praise, 1325 3rd Ave. N.E. Ardmore, Okla., with Pastor Young West officiating.
The youngest of five children, Peggy was born on Dec. 27, 1953 in Ardmore, Oklahoma, to the late Charles Jones and Cleomia (West) Jones and passed away on Oct. 24, 2017 at her Ardmore resident at the age of 63 years, 9 months and 27 days.
An Ardmore resident all of her life, Peggy graduated from Ardmore High School in the class of 1973 and then received her Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Education and a minor in Social Work from Paul Quinn College in 1976 and was a member of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority.
She loved to travel and had been too many states and coast to coast. Peggy enjoyed gardening, nature walks, and working on art projects whether it was sculpturing or ceramics.
She leaves to cherish her memories, two daughters; Kydra Harris of Ardmore, Okla., and Kenya Ballou of Killeen, Texas; grandchildren, Keyanna Lawton and Ke’Ronn Johnson; sisters, Barbara Jones and Leola Jones; brothers, Leo Jones and Bobby Jones; 7 nieces and nephews; a host of great nieces and great nephews. Preceded in death by her parents; and a niece, Andrea McGee.
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Cremation with care were provided by the Harvey-Douglas Funeral Home & Crematory.