Valdosta Daily Times


October 12, 2012

Willie Morris Peak Jr.

-- — Willie Morris Peak Jr. was born Jan. 6, 1938, in Nankin, Ga., to the late Willie Peak and the late Anna Demps Peak. The Lord quietly called him home Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2012.Willie was a member of Bethel CME where he served on the usher board and was a member of the male choir.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by three sisters, Carrie Freeman, Grace King and Maggie Shaw. Willie leaves to cherish his memories two special grandchildren, T.J. Crockett and John Hughley; one sister, Alice King; two brothers, Dudley Peak (Dorothy) and Henry Peak; one godson, Jerome Laster; a special friend, Marilyn; and host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Funeral service for Mr. Willie Morris Peak, Jr., will be held on Sunday, Oct. 14, 2012, at 2:30 p.m., from the sanctuary of Bethel CME Church, 702 Johnson Street, Valdosta. The Rev. Ellis Jackson will officiate. Interment will follow in the Elam Cemetery, Nankin, Ga. Public viewing will be on today from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.  Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at —  Godfrey Funeral Home, LLC.

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