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Margaret Ann PeytonPassing: February 1, 2018


Chastain Funeral Home


Monday, February 5th @ 3:00 pm


Chastain Funeral Home

Monday, February 5th @ 12:00 - 3:00 pm


Mitchell Cemetery

Monday, February 5th

BEDFORD – Margaret Ann Peyton, 81, passed away Thursday, February 1, 2018, at her residence.

Born July 11, 1936, in Brownstown, she was the daughter of James Willis and Effie Belle (Cogswell) Lindsey.  She married Ronald Charles Peyton July 26, 1975, and he preceded her in death November 30, 2001.

Margaret retired from General Motors and was a member of U.A.W. Local No. 440.

She enjoyed camping, traveling, and collecting antiques.

Joni Lee Hargesheimer of Mitchell
Tamara Sebastian of Mitchell
Jerri Lynn (Glen) Baker of Mitchell
long time partner,
Kenny Parsons of French Lick
3 grandsons
1 great grandson

Her mother, Effie Belle Brim; father; husband; siblings, Junalee Dorsett, James Lindsey, and Harold Lindsey; and granddaughter, Natalie Moldrem, preceded her in death.

Funeral service will be at 3:00 p.m. Monday, February 5, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center with Dr. Robert C. Courson officiating.  Burial will be in Mitchell Cemetery.

Friends may call from noon until the service on Monday at the funeral home.

Memorial Gifts:  Lawrence County Cancer Patient Services

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9 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Polly Lindsey | Bedford, In
    Date: February 5, 2018
    Just wanted you girls to know you are in my thoughts and prayers. Margaret was special to me.
  2. Guest: Tina (Johnson) Earl | Williams, IN
    Date: February 5, 2018
    Jerri, Love and prayers for the family today and for the coming days. Tina (Johnson) Earl
  3. Guest: Tony Galloway | Bedford, IN
    Date: February 4, 2018
    Joni Tammy and Family, I'm so sorry you guys. I worked side by side with your Mom for years as you know. Margaret Peyton hands down was the classiest lady I ever worked with. I'll never forget her.
  4. Guest: Carol Mann Johnson | Bedford, IN
    Date: February 3, 2018
    I am so dorry for your loss, Margaret was a sweet lady. Enjoyed her so much when we were neighbors. May shr R.I.P.
  5. Guest: MHS Class of 54 | Mitchell, IN 47446
    Date: February 3, 2018
    Our condolences to the family. Margaret was a classmate and friend. She will be missed.
  6. Guest: Karen Chase | Bedford IN
    Date: February 2, 2018
    Joni & family, So sorry to hear about your mom passing. She was always such a sweet person & such a good worker. Sending thoughts & prayers! Karen Wronowicz Chase
  7. Guest: Cheryll Sanders | Bedford In
    Date: February 2, 2018
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you. She was a great neighbor an we will really miss her!
  8. Guest: WF MEYERS COMPANY | Bedford, IN 47421
    Date: February 2, 2018
    Our sympathy and thoughts are with you at this time of great sorrow! Your Friends at WF Meyers Company
  9. Guest: Lawrence County Cancer Patient Services | Bedford, Indiana
    Date: February 2, 2018
    To the family and friends: We are all so sorry for your loss.