August 20, 1953 ~ March 23, 2020

Resided in: Leicester, NC

Donald Lee Peek, 66, of Leicester, passed away Monday, March 23, 2020 at the CarePartners Solace Center.

A lifelong resident of Buncombe Co., Donald was a son of the late T.L. and Mary Sue King Peek. He was also preceded in death by his daughter, Donna Jean Sams.

Mr. Peek worked for Hyder Waste, and was a former member of Corinth Baptist Church.

Surviving are his wife of 48 years, Melba Owens Peek; sons, Lee Peek (Jennifer) and Matthew Peek; 3 grandchildren, Jamie and husband Jason, Jess and husband Dale, and Austin; great-grandchildren, Abigale and Chloe; sister, Brenda Hyatt (Frank); brother, Edward Peek (Debbie); and special friends, Mike and Earlene Ball.

Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 26, at the Community Chapel Cemetery, Piney Mountain Road, Leicester, with Dean Rice and Steve Rogers officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Davita Dialysis Center, 1600 Centerpark Dr., Asheville, NC 28805, or to the Community Chapel Baptist Building Fund, c/o 106 Piney Mountain. Rd., Leicester, NC 28748.

Groce Funeral Home on Patton Avenue is assisting the family.


Graveside Service: March 26, 2020 2:00 pm

Community Chapel Cemetery
Piney Mountain Rd.
Leicester, NC

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  1. Prayers from my family to all the family and friends of Don. May he rest in peace and forever be happy in the house of the Lord in Jesus name we Pray Amen.

  2. We are so sorry to hear about Donald. He was a wonderful person and will be missed. We hope that your family will comfort in that you will see him again. Love and prayers.

  3. Melba and family sorry to hear about your loss. Thoughts and prayers for peace and comfort. šŸ™šŸ»šŸ™šŸ»

    • Iā€™m so sorry for your loss. My condolences go out to you and your family. God bless you and your family during this stressful time.

  4. Iā€™m so sorry for your loss My condolences goes out to you and your family God bless and comfort you during this time

  5. Melba,Lee, and Matthew, I just learned that Donald had passed away. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
    Love you all, Nancy Cooper


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