Peggy Janette Carter Ellis, 81


Peggy Janette Carter Ellis, 81, went to be with the Lord on
Saturday, March 28, 2015. She was born December 4, 1933 in Arabi, GA to
the late Buford & Shirley Carter. Peggy was a lifelong resident of
Jacksonville and had lived in Callahan for the past 22 years. She loved
working outside with her flowers and watching humming birds. Peggy was a
loving mother, grandmother and friend. Survivors include her daughters,
Jan Suydam (Ben), Thelma Strickland, Donna Lambert (Gerald); brother,
Wayne “Shorty” Carter (Sandra); sisters, Betty Carter, Dorothy Sikes
(Barney), Linda “Kitty” Mercer (Carl); grandchildren, Adam, Emily, Jamie,
Stacy, Brian, Justin, Austin, Dan; 11 great grandchildren; a host of other
relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, April 2,
at 11am in the chapel of Cedar Bay Funeral Home, 405 New Berlin Road
32218, with Rev. Lee Whitaker officiating. Interment will follow in
Restlawn cemetery. The family will receive friends on Wednesday evening
from 6-8pm at the funeral home, 714-1110.