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Peggy Joyce BusickPassing: June 15, 2023


Chastain Funeral Home

Funeral Service

Tuesday, June 20th @ 1:00pm


Chastain Funeral Home

Tuesday, June 20th @ 11:00am-1:00pm


Mitchell Cemetery

Tuesday, June 20th

MITCHELL – Peggy Joyce Busick, 73, passed away Thursday, June 15, 2023, at IU Health Bedford Hospital.

Born February 5, 1950, in Mitchell, she was the daughter of Benny Carl and Helen Pauline (Jones) George.  She married Larry Keith Busick on June 15, 1968 and he preceded her in death September 4, 2009.

Peggy was a graduate of Mitchell High School.  She worked at Carpenter Body Works and retired from Visteon as a quality control inspector.  She enjoyed watching television.

Surviving is her son, Gregory Scott Busick of Mitchell, and grandson, Pedro Fontes of São Paulo, Brazil. 

Her parents; husband; son, Brian Keith Busick; and siblings, Joseph George, Rosemary Slaten, and Franklin George, preceded her in death.

Funeral service will be at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, June 20, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center.  Burial will be in Mitchell Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. until the service on Tuesday at the funeral home.

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9 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Jerena Bowling | MITCHELL
    Date: June 26, 2023
    Peggy was a nice lady!
  2. Guest: Dean George | Adelanto ca.
    Date: June 21, 2023
    My condolences to the family.
  3. Guest: Patti Wyatt | Mitchell
    Date: June 20, 2023
    I loved her. She was a special person and I wish we had spent much more time together. Goodbye Aunt Peggy. Scott, you have my prayers and deepest condolences.
  4. Guest: Randy young | Mitchell
    Date: June 19, 2023
    Peggy was a very sweet person and I always enjoyed speaking with her about anything. My thoughts are with Scotty and her family. Peace
  5. Guest: Jonna | Mitchell
    Date: June 16, 2023
    I'm heartbroken. Peggy was my first friend when we moved here from Ky. I have a lot of good memories of our adventures. She is going to be missed. I loved her dearly. RIP Peggy.
  6. Guest: James H Ely | BOWLING GREEN
    Date: June 16, 2023
    We go back to our school days 1965 or so. We lived across from her family on Oak street. I took my driver's test in Benny's car. Prayers for her family. R I P Peggy
  7. Guest: Letha Sipes | Norman, in.
    Date: June 16, 2023
    I've known Peggy since childhood , also Visteon. Will miss you my friend.
  8. Guest: Bobbetta Robertson | Mitchell, IN
    Date: June 16, 2023
    Worked with her very beautiful woman inside and out
  9. Guest: Neysa Mitchell | Bedford IN
    Date: June 16, 2023
    Peggy was a real sweetheart..patient and unassuming..we shared many birthday celebrations..her family was a priority and those left will miss her greatly.