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Peggy Hobbs Mathis

Peggy Hobbs Mathis, 81, of Dunlap, passed away, Monday, August 24, 2015.

She was a member of First Baptist Church of Dunlap were she enjoyed fixing flowers and volunteering at the food pantry for several years. She was also an avid quilter and expert seamstress. 

Peggy was preceded in death by her husband, Talmadge Mathis; parents, Alton and Winnie Lockhart Hobbs; and brothers, Jimmy and Hugh Donald Hobbs.

Survivors include her daughters, Linda Gayle (Steve) Baxley of Russellville, Arkansas, Donna (Howard) Ewton of Dunlap and Penny (Michael) Oates of Evans, GA; grandchildren, Tabetha Ewton, Danielle Shoemate, Daniel (Crystal) Ewton, Joshua Baxley, Jeremy (Krysten) Baxley, and Holden Usherwood; great-grandchildren, Baylee, Ian, Danika, Dane, Hannah, and Molly.

Funeral services will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, August 27 in the funeral home chapel with Bro. Jeremy Byrd officiating. Burial will follow in Rankin Cemetery. 

The family will receive friends, Wednesday, August 26 from 2:00 to 8:00 p.m. 

In lieu of flowers, Peggy requested that you make memorial contributions to the Sequatchie County Cancer Support Network, P.O. Box 98, Dunlap, TN 37327

An online guestbook is at

Ewton Funeral Home of Dunlap was in charge of arrangements.

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