Peggy Joyce Mason
Peggy Joyce Mason, age 71, of Ash Grove, Missouri, passed away at 5:18 p.m. on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, at the Cox South Hospital in Springfield, Missouri. She was born September 12, 1945 in Cairo, Illinois, the daughter of Joseph and Alvina (Erickson) Huffman.
Peggy was a 1963 graduate of Cairo High School in Cairo, Illinois and was a beautician. On June 30, 1963, she married James Mason in Cairo, Illinois.
She is survived by her husband of 54 years, James; three daughters, Debi Owens of Independence, Missouri, Sherry Newberry and her husband, James of Mt. Vernon and Terri Mason of Ash Grove; seven grandchildren, Kasey, Josh, Rachel, Jessica, Lora, Camryn and Jordan; six great-grandchildren, Hanna, Trenton, Ayden, Jonah, Emma and Devin; two brothers, Joe Huffman of Mascoutah, Illinois and Jimmy Huffman of Cairo, Illinois and several nieces and nephews.
Her parents, Joseph and Alvina, grandson Cory Landa, great-granddaughter, Oliva Lane and sister, Barbara Rice, preceded her in death.
A funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 29, 2017, at the Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon with burial to follow at the Mt. Vernon IOOF Cemetery.
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