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- Published on 13 August 2014
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A graveside service for Peggy Joann Anderson McElhaney, age 78 of Tyler, was Friday, Aug. 8, at Bethel Cemetery, off FM 1448 in Franklin County.
She was born March 4, 1936 in Franklin County, the daughter of Floyd McCoy and Allie Luella Townsend Anderson. She married Billy Wayne McElhaney.
Mrs. McElhaney died Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband; as well as a son, Joe Carroll Brooks; a brother, F.M. “Tuffy” Anderson; and three sisters, Floy Van Zandt, Bobby Towry, and Imogene Hicks.
She is survived by two daughters and a son-in-law, Carolyn Rose of Tyler, and Verna Sue Walton and her husband, Gary, of Arp; two grandchildren, and one great-grandchild.