ORA FAY (SHOEMAKER) PEEPLES, age 82, passed away on Monday, July 15, 2019. Please take a moment and share a kind thought or memory with Ora’s family at www.andersonbethany.com.
SERVICES: According to Ora’s wishes, there will be no services.
Ora was born on May 9, 1937, to Orton Oswell and Lois Edna (McCray) Shoemaker in Carrizozo, New Mexico. She married Joe Peeples Sr. on September 10, 1959, in Denver City, Texas. They had two children, Joe Peeples II, and Stacye Peeples Hunter. Ora was a wonderful wife, mother, mother-in-law, and grandmother, and she will be greatly missed.
PRECEDED: Ora was predeceased by her husband, Joe Sr. in 2011; son, Joe II in 2014; parents, Orton Oswell and Lois Edna (McCray) Shoemaker; sisters: Joker Ward, Tina Day; and brother, Sonny Shoemaker.
SURVIVORS: Ora is survived by her daughter, Stacye and husband Mike Hunter of Roswell, New Mexico, and their son, Grant Hunter of Hastings, Nebraska; daughter-in-law, Hilda Pacheco Peeples of Roswell, New Mexico, and their daughter, Jo Marian (JOJO) Peeples of Las Cruces, New Mexico; and sister, Barbara Wagner of La Luz, New Mexico.
MEMORIALS: In lieu of flowers, you may make a donation to the Alzheimer’s Association or other charity of your choice.
Ora’s tribute was written in her honor by her family.