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Benson Grove Baptist Church
Thursday November 4th, 2021
10:00am - 10:45am

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Benson Grove Baptist Church
Thursday November 4th, 2021

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Peggy Thornton Lassiter

Angier, NC: Mrs. Peggy Thornton Lassiter, age 88, of NC Hwy 50 North passed away on Sunday, October 31, 2021 at Springbrook Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Funeral Services will be 11:00AM, Thursday, November 4, 2021 at Benson Grove Baptist Church. Rev. Billy Cashwell will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Mrs. Lassiter was born in Johnston County on October 7, 1933 to the late Jack and Mildred Benson Thornton. She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Benjamin Lassiter; and her son, Dennis Paul Lassiter; and a grandson, Chad Benjamin Creech; brothers, Marshall Thornton, Bobby Thornton, and Jerry Thornton. Mrs. Lassiter was a homemaker and a member of Benson Grove Baptist Church.

Surviving include her daughter, Ruth L. Creech and husband, Kenneth of Benson; daughter-in-law, Mary Ann Lassiter of Angier; grandchildren, D. Keith Lassiter and wife, Angie, Stephanie R. Davis, and Shannon A. Creech and wife, Dorene; eight great-grandchildren; sister, Frances Busby and husband, Bob of Smithfield; sister-in-law, Eunice Weaver and husband, Jay of Smithfield; several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 10:00AM to 10:45AM in the church sanctuary prior to the service and other times at the home of Kenneth and Ruth Creech, 436 Zack’s Mill Road Benson, NC 27504.

Flowers are welcomed; however, memorials may be made to Benson Grove Baptist Church, 6966 Hwy 50 North Benson, NC 27504.

Arrangements by Rose & Graham Funeral Home in Benson, NC.

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A candle was lit in memory of Peggy Lassiter

June & Lamar Raynor Nov 4 2021 10:13 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Peggy Lassiter

Floyd & Sharon B Strickland ~ Gladys Blackmon Nov 3 2021 5:39 PM

Ruth, We are very sorry to hear of your mother's passing. You and Kenneth and the rest of your family are in our prayers.

Kyle And Nancy Honeycutt Nov 3 2021 3:32 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Peggy Lassiter

Helen&Don Stewart Nov 2 2021 7:15 PM

Keith I'm so sorry for your loss may God be with you and your family during this time.
Sandy Beasley

Sandy Beasley Nov 2 2021 4:45 PM

We are so sorry for all of you in the passing of Miss Peggy! She is now with the Lord and her sweet precious husband in Glory with the Lord Jesus Christ. We will keep you lifted up and prayers for God's comfort and this hard time! I miss my mother so much and my heart goes out to you all! Pat and David Penny

Pat & David Penny Nov 2 2021 1:14 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Peggy Lassiter

Aubrey and Sally Thomas Nov 2 2021 8:26 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Peggy Lassiter

timmy nmn penny Nov 2 2021 7:16 AM

I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Peggy was such a sweet and beautiful lady and will be greatly missed. May God wrap His loving arms around you and comfort you in this time of grief.

Dura Faye Calcote Nov 2 2021 2:36 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Peggy Lassiter

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