Peggy Greene Gathings, age 85, of Ridgeland passed away December 4, 2020. A private graveside service was held December 7, 2020 at Parkway Memorial Cemetery.
Peggy was born in Mount Holly, NC. After marrying her husband, they moved to Mississippi. She was a longtime Sunday school teacher at Briarwood Baptist Church. After raising her children, she became a real estate agent and later became a broker. Peggy was preceded in death by her husband of 61 years, Robert Milton Gathings, Sr. She is survived by her children, Elaine Gathings Hall (Rudy) of Rainbow City, AL; Robert Milton Gathings, Jr. (Anne Toy) of Jackson, MS, Dianna Gathings Bullock (Lamar) of Madison, MS; James Morris Gathings (Stephanie); Rebecca Gathings Kincaid (Patton) of Madison, MS; grandchildren Rudy Hall (Kassy), Courtney Hall Thompson (Kelly), Robert Milton Gathings III (Leaha), Toy Elizabeth Gathings, John Laurance Gathings, William Bullock, Sarah Bullock, Anna Lauren Gathings Winter (Austin), James M. Gathings III, John Phillip Gathings, Henry Patton Kincaid V, Ella Catherine Kincaid; great-grandchildren Liam, Riley, Eva Thompson, Emery Cameron, and Lucy Gathings