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Melton H. Peeples, Jr., 80 of Texarkana,Texas passed away on Tuesday, April 19,


Milton H. Peebles, Jr., 80 of Texarkana,TX passed away on Tuesday, April 19, 2015 at his home. Mr. Peebles was born on November 2, 1935 in Saratoga, Arkansas, he was a member of Westside Church of Christ, and was retired from Henderson University in Arkadelphia, Arkansas as a educator and was a minister. Survivors include son, Milton H. Peebles III of Hot Springs; daughter and son-in-law, Sammie Kay and Sonny Johns of Austin, Texas; three grandsons, Aaron. Payton and Dylan; three brothers and sisters-in-law, Dr. Larry M. and Tish Peebles of Texarkana, Texas, Dr. David M. and Linda Peebles of Lubbock, Texas and Dr. Samuel W. and Suzanne Peebles of Nashville; special friend and caretaker, Jean “Bluejean” Nicholaon and special friend, Charles “Beau” Davis. Memorial services are scheduled for 12:00 p.m. Saturday April 23, 2016 at Westside Church of Christ with Dr. Larry Peebles officiating. The family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. until service time at Westside Church of Christ. The family of Milton Peebles wish to express their sincere thanks to Hospice of Texarkana for their kind and superb care over the course of his illness. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Peebles or McQuiddy Scholarship Fund Harding University, Searcy, Arkansas or Benevolent Fund at Westside Church of Christ or Saratoga Cemetery Fund. Online tributes can be posted at www.eastfuneralhomes.com.

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