Faron Ralph Peacock, 62, of Blackshear, passed away Monday morning, April 27, 2020, at Memorial Satilla Health System in Waycross.
Born in Blackshear January 13,1958, he had lived in Pierce County most of his life. He was a 1976 graduate of Blackshear High School and had worked in construction prior to going to work for Gulf Stream where he had worked becoming disabled. He enjoyed fishing, playing cards and board games and watching the Atlanta Braves. He was a former member of Emmanuel Baptist Church, but was currently a member of Truth Tabernacle. He loves his church and church family (his favorite saying was “Amen”), showing off funny hats and indulging his sweet tooth. He had a weakness for all kinds of candy.
He was a son of the late Ralph Clyde and Jeanette Roberts Peacock. He was also preceded in death by his brother-in-law, John L. “Johnny” Sellers.
Survivors include his sister, Bridget Peacock Sellers, Brunswick; his brother, Charlie Peacock, Blackshear; his special sister-in-law, Jerri O’Neal, Blackshear; his fiance, Linda Bates, Blackshear; his former wife and her daughters, Cheryl Christmas, Debbie, Dana and Candy; his nieces and nephews, Amanda Murray, Alise Hulsey, Charlie Peacock Jr., Caleb Beverly and Casey Peacock and several other relatives.
Due to COVID-19, the family will have a private graveside service (today) Wednesday, April 29, at the Blackshear Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Truth Tabernacle, 429 Gordon Street, Blackshear, GA 31516.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online register at www.pearsondial.com.
Pearson-Dial Funeral Home of Blackshear is in charge of arrangements.