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Peggie (Uphold) Wilson

October 25, 1937 ~ December 3, 2020 (age 83)


Peggie Wilson, 83, of Kingwood went home to see the Lord on Thursday, Dec. 3, 2020.

 She was born Oct. 25, 1937, in Kingwood, a daughter of the late Dick and Gladys Ellison Uphold.

 Peggie worked at Preston Memorial Hospital switchboard in the 60's. She worked for Preston County Schools Board of Education as a cook and custodian for thirty years. Peggie like to garden and tinker with things and she loved her dogs.

 She is survived by her four children, Joretha Bohon and husband Randy of Terra Alta, Lois Loughry and husband Jimmy of Kingwood, Butch Wilson of Grafton and Jim Wilson of Kingwood and his fiancee Lydia Hall of Bruceton Mills; nine grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren.

 She was also preceded in death by her husband, Oley Wilson and her brother, Bill Uphold.

 Friends may call at Browning Funeral Home in Kingwood on Wednesday, Dec. 9 from 4-8 p.m. and Thursday from noon until 1 p.m., the funeral hour, with Reverend Michael Argabrite officiating. Interment will follow at Maplewood Cemetery, where Mom will be laid to rest beside Dad.

During the visitation and funeral, social distancing will be observed and masks are required.

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December 9, 2020

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Browning Funeral Home
201 East Main Street
Kingwood, WV 26537

Funeral Service
December 10, 2020

1:00 PM
Browning Funeral Home
201 East Main Street
Kingwood, WV 26537

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