Peggy Farrington Ledwell

February 20, 1930February 11, 2018
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Mrs. Peggy Farrington Ledwell, 87, went to be with her Lord Sunday, February 11, 2018 at Pennybyrn following several years of declining health.

Peggy was born in High Point, February 20, 1930, a daughter of the late Paul C. Farrington and Faye Parrish Farrington. She graduated from High Point High School in 1948 and married James W. Ledwell in 1949. Peggy retired from Hanes Brands/Sara Lee in 1992. She enjoyed roller skating in her younger years, vacationing at the beach and cooking for her family. Peggy was preceded in death by her brother, Ray Farrington. She was a member of Parkwood Baptist Church and the Golden Circle Sunday School Class. Peggy was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

Surviving are her husband of 68 years, James "Jimmy" Ledwell; a daughter, Debbie (Steve) Campbell; a son, Randy (Vicki) Ledwell; two granddaughters, Andrea (Evan) Hoover and Meredith (Krissy) Riggs; three great-grandchildren; a half-sister, Barbara Ketner.

A Celebration of Peggy's Life will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. in the Davis Funeral Home Chapel by Pastor Daniel Pittman. Burial will follow in Floral Garden Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday from 6 until 8 p.m. Memorials may be directed to Parkwood Baptist Church, 2107 Penny Rd., High Point, NC 27265. Online condolences may be made at


  • Visitation Wednesday, February 14, 2018
  • Celebration of Life Thursday, February 15, 2018
  • Interment Thursday, February 15, 2018

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Cindy Bennett

February 18, 2018

Randy and Vicki, my love, prayers and thoughts to you both and your family.


Judy Faircloth

February 15, 2018

I thank God every time I remember you. You are now singing in the angels choir.
Love and miss you.
Judy Faircloth

Tom and Debbie Honeycutt

February 14, 2018

So sorry to hear of Peggy's passing. Love and prayers for Jimmy, Debbie, Randy, and their families as they celebrate her life.

Mike and Carole Workman

February 13, 2018

Mike and I are very sorry for your loss. Aunt Peggy was a wonderful, kind person. I have many fond memories of her. I know you all will find your memories of her very comforting in the days to come. Our prayers are with you.

Kathleen Cooke

February 13, 2018

Peggy was a lovely sweet woman. She will be missed.

Pete Wallace

February 13, 2018

Jim and Randy. I'm very sorry for your loss. I don't remember if I ever met her, but I'm sure she was a sweet lady.

Dick Fournier

February 13, 2018

Jim, so sorry to hear of your loss. Our prayers are with you and your family.

John Patterson

February 13, 2018

Randy and Debbie,
I am so sorry to hear of the passing of your Mom. She was a wonderful lady and a terrific mother. She was so good to all of the neighborhood kids when we were growing up. I will keep you all in my thoughts and prayers.

Brooke Crump

February 12, 2018

Debbie, I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

February 12, 2018

Peggy was a wonderful lady. I have so many fond memories from Sr. lunches to Baptist Women retreats. Her laughter and smile were contagious. Love and sympathy to her family.
She will be missed by many. Dean Jordan-High Point