September 2, 1930 ~ May 14, 2020
Born in: Buncombe County, NC
Resided in: Asheville, NC
Peggy Butler Moss, 89, passed away Thursday, May 14, 2020 at Care Partners Solace Center in Asheville, NC.
Mrs. Moss was born in Buncombe County to the late Pierce “Jake” Butler and Henrietta “Etta” Pressley Butler. She was also preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Wymer Moss; baby girl, Phyllis Elaine Moss; brothers; Roy and Edward; infant brother, Kenneth; sisters, Georgia, Nellie, Medora, Grace, Alice, an infant sister and a step-son, Larry Reed.
Peggy was a mother foremost and a grandmother to 4, great grandmother to 3. She worked at Ingles in the deli and bakery and made employee of the month in July 1995. She also worked at Deerfield Retirement Community in the nursing facility as a housekeeper caring for others.
She is survived by her sons, John Moss (Shelia) and Tommy Moss (Patti); four grandchildren; Matthew Moss (Chari), Tina Moss (Mark), Tommy Moss (Keely) and Chantal Reed and three great grandchildren, Daniel, Reagan and Lander.
A graveside service will be held Sunday, May 17, 2020 at 2:00 PM at New Salem Cemetery in Skyland. Covid 19 restrictions limit us to 50 people at the cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to New Salem Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, 45 Pinners Cove Rd., Asheville, NC 28803.
Graveside Service: May 17, 2020 2:00 pm
New Salem Cemetery
Skyland, NC 28776