Mrs. Gladys Peoples, 86, of Terry, MS went to be with the Lord on Friday, January 6, 2023 at her home in Terry surrounded by her family.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, January 8, 2023 at First Baptist Church of Terry from 4:30pm – 7:00pm. The service will begin at 11:00 am Monday, January 9 at First Baptist Church Terry. Interment will follow at Terry Cemetery.
Mrs. Gladys Peoples, born in Florence, MS on September 11, 1936, to Sol and Kizzie Ann Shack. She was an active member of First Baptist Church of Terry, where she taught Sunday School class to first graders. She served as the Hospitality Coordinator, co-chaired the Silver Belles support group for widows, and participated in the Homebound program for shut – ins. She also served as treasurer of the Terry Woman’s Club. She enjoyed cooking, entertaining, playing cards with friends, and loved her church family and her community of Terry.
Mrs. Gladys is preceded in death by her husband, Robert Clell Peoples, Grandson Ryan Michael Patterson, Siblings Elleen Crane, James Shack, Catherine Williams, Earl Shack, Louise Zacchiroli, Thomas Shack Sr. and Charles Norman Shack. She is survived by her Son Robert Wayne Peoples of Terry, MS, Daughter Sandra (Ray) Patterson of Henderson, NV, Granddaughter Stacie (Gary) Hebebrand, Great- Granddaughter Hailey Ryan Hebebrand of Knoxville, TN, Sister-in-law Elsie Mae Shack, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Serving as pallbearers will be Bill Pechloff, Alvin Peoples, Tommy Shack, Larry Hogue, Ray Barfield, and Tony Shack. Honorary pallbearers include: Charles Earl Shack and Ronnie Peoples.
In lieu of flowers, family request memorial donations be made in her memory to First Baptist Church Terry Building Fund.
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