Peggy Louise Dent

August 2, 1924January 2, 2019

Peggy Louise Dent, 94, of Jacksonville, Florida, passed away Wednesday, January 2, 2019. She was born in Louisville, Kentucky on August 2, 1924. She married Willis F. Dent II in 1942. Peggy was predeceased by her husband, Willis F. Dent II, and her grandson, Van Gainey.

Peggy is survived by her daughters, Alice Gainey, Linda Armstrong, and Ruby McMullen, her son, Willis F. Dent III “Bubba”, her grandchildren, Will Gainey, Norman Highsmith, Melinda Solana, and Bradley Highsmith, and her brother, Kenneth Cox “Butch”. Peggy is so dearly loved by her family and her friends, and she will be deeply missed.

A Memorial Service will be held at 1:00pm, Saturday, January 12, 2019, at River City Baptist Church, 6801 Merrill Road, Jacksonville, Florida 32277. Arrangements are under the care of Hardage-Giddens Greenlawn Funeral Home, 4300 Beach Boulevard, Jacksonville, Florida 32207. Please send any flower arrangements directly to River City Baptist Church.


  • Alice Gainey, Daughter
  • Linda Armstrong, Daughter
  • Ruby McMullen, Daughter
  • "Bubba" Willis F. Dent III, Son
  • Will Gainey, Grandson
  • Norman Highsmith, Grandson
  • Melinda Solana, Granddaughter
  • Bradley Highsmith, Grandson
  • "Butch" Kenneth Cox, Brother
  • Willis F. Dent II, Husband
  • Van Gainey, Grandson


  • Memorial Service Saturday, January 12, 2019

Peggy Louise Dent

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