Peggy Sue Coburn

April 28, 1938November 2, 2018

Peggy Coburn, 80 of Texarkana, Arkansas passed away November 2, 2018 at a local hospital.

Mrs. Coburn was born April 28th, 1938 in Hempstead County, Arkansas. She was a retired child caregiver. She was preceded in death by her husband Denzil Coburn Sr., a son Denzil Coburn Jr., sister Gracie Prestidge, and brothers Leon McCormick and Alfred Smith.

Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law; Clay and Melissa Coburn of Texarkana, Arkansas, a daughter and son-in-law; Teresa and Frank Plummer. She is also survived by her two sisters; Wanda Jackson of Texarkana, Arkansas and Nelda Jean of Indiana and 14 grandchildren and several great grandchildren.

Graveside services are scheduled for 10:00 a.m. Thursday, November 8th, 2018 at Memorial Gardens Cemetery with Pastor Tyrone Barfield officiating.

The family will receive friends from 2:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m. Monday November 5th, 2018 at East Funeral Home-Downtown.

Online tributes may be submitted to


  • Clay and Melissa Coburn, Son and Daughter-in-Law
  • Teresa and Frank Plummer, Daughter and Son-in-Law
  • Wanda Jackson, Sister
  • Nelda Jean, Sister
  • Mrs. Coburn also leaves to cherish her memory 14 grandchildren and several great grandchildren.


  • Family to receive friends Monday, November 5, 2018
  • Graveside Service Thursday, November 8, 2018

Peggy Sue Coburn

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Crystal Meeks

November 11, 2018

I remember going to her house when I was little, she was fun to be around I remember her always laughing or smiling. I have not seen her since I was little but I do have good memories of her. You will be missed aunt peggy.

Love Always,

Kandy Wooldridge-Meredith

November 4, 2018

Clay and Family, I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your mom. She was a very sweet and caring lady! Loved her from the moment I met her! She will always be remembered! I’m keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers! Much love- Kandy, Bryleigh, & Chesney