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Visitation: 12:30 to 2:00 p.m., Friday December 8th. Whitley's Funeral Home.
Service: 2:00 Friday, December 8, 2017 Whitley's Funeral Home Chapel.
Interment: Will be at a later date.
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Peggy Joyce Oliver Tomlinson, 77, of Kannapolis passed away on December 5, 2017 at the Tucker Hospice House. She was born February 21, 1940 in Royston, Georgia, a daughter of the late Ray Delton Oliver and Lucy Mina Cromer Oliver. She was preceded in death by an infant son, William Harris Tomlinson.

Peggy retired from NorthEast Medical Center after 37 ½ years where she was a secretary in the pharmacy. Peggy loved spending time with her family and friends, especially her grandchildren. She loved her trips with her cousins. Peggy also loved watching sports and Nascar racing on television. She attended Midway United Methodist Church. Peggy always helped other people and was loved by many.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM Friday, Dec. 8, 2017 at Whitley’s Funeral Home Chapel officiated by Rev. Todd McCullough. The family will receive friends from 12:30 to 2:00 PM prior at Whitley’s.

Peggy is survived by two daughters, Donna King (Michael) of Ocala, Fl., Luanne Wiseman (George) of Kannapolis, 5 grandchildren, Taylor and Lynnsey Coffey, Carter, Kendal and Katelyn Wiseman, brother, David Oliver (Martha) of Kannapolis, numerous cousins and her dearest friends, June Land, Judy Vaughn and the late Phyllis Strickland.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Cabarrus County, 5003 Hospice Lane, Kannapolis, NC 28081 and/or Midway United Methodist Church, 708 S Main St, Kannapolis, NC 28081.
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From: Mel Bost
"To Luann and Donna...I am at a loss of words to say how I feel. I know she is with the Lord but I know how much you wanted to keep her here with us. I worked with Peggy 25 years and she was like a mother to those of us young technicians and Pharmacist. There will be no other lady like her to take her place. I think that I speak for all of us that loved her...she was a wonderful giving and loving person.We were blessed by having her in our lives. God bless you all."
From: Jeff Carey
"Luanne, We are so sorry to hear about your Mom. I know how special she was to you. I understand that words are insufficient but know that I am praying for you and your family. Love you all, Jeff"
From: Buck & Shelby Dwiggins
"So sorry for your loss. Peggy was a special person to many and especially me. Looked forward to seeing her when our classmates would meet. All the family are in our prayers."
From: Cookie Ketchie Athanaelos
"To Peggy's Family... I am so very sorry for your loss. Peggy/I were former HS classmates at A.L. Brown. Thought the world of her!!! My thoughts/prayers are w/you. May God bless and keep each of you close now, and always. Rest in peace, Peggy... Cookie Kannapolis, NC"
From: Cabarrus County Retired Nurses Association
"We are so sad to hear about the passing of Peggy. She was a wonderful women and dedicated employee of Cabarrus Memorial Hospital. God grant your peace and Mercy for the Family during this sad time. Donna and Luanne you and your family are in our prayers."
From: Eric Sloan
"I'm praying for you that you receive comfort that only God can give through this difficult time."
From: Susan Slaughter Pruitt
"Donna and Luanne, So sorry for your loss. Your mom was a precious of lady and had such a sweet spirit. I know you both will miss her dearly. Just wanted to say I am praying for your family. Susan"
From: Lynn & Ann Cochran
"TO:Peggy's Family,We are so sorry to hear of your loss. She was such a sweet & kind lady. I always love working with her,she always was so helpful and caring.Our thoughts and prayers with you always. Lynn & Ann Cochran"