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Obit – Mrs. Peggie Thomas Huddleston

Mrs. Peggie Thomas Huddleston, age 81, of Gallatin died suddenly Sunday morning January 3, 2021 at their Kathy Circle home after suffering an apparent heart attack.

Mrs. Huddleston was at the Carthage Chapel of Sanderson Funeral Home. She was cremated at the Cumberland Family Services in Algood. Private graveside services and interment will be private only for the family at the Sanderson Cemetery in the Pleasant Shade Community.

One of five children born to Dorothy Marie (Dot) Knight Thomas of Springfield, and the late Raymond Dudley Thomas, she was born Peggie Jean Thomas in Springfield Tennessee on September 24, 1960.

A brother, Jimmy Wayne Thomas preceded her in death at the age of 69 on February 26, 2011.

Mrs. Huddleston was a 1958 graduate of Greenbrier High School in Greenbrier, Tennessee.

She was united in marriage to Pleasant Shade Community native Thomas David (Tommy) Huddleston in Springfield on September 24, 1960.

Mrs. Huddleston was a longtime employee of the former National Life and Accident Insurance Company in Nashville and retired as a real estate agent for Century 21.

Mrs. Huddleston was of the Southern Baptist faith.

Surviving in addition to her husband of over sixty years and her Mother are Mr. and Mrs. Huddleston’s two children, Bo Huddleston and wife Tammy of Shelbyville, TN, Karen Phillips and husband Ben of Murfreesboro; five grandchildren, Thomas Huddleston and wife Ashley, Ansley Phillips, Benjamin Phillips, Brock Phillips, and Nate Phillips; two great-grandchildren, Makylah Brown and Lakynn Huddleston; sister, Gail Thomas of Springfield; two brothers, Ricky Thomas and Terry Thomas both of Ridgetop, TN.

The Huddleston family requests memorials to either the Sanderson Cemetery Mowing Fund or the St. Jude Hospital in Memphis.