Peggy S. Ringgold, 73, of Bridgewater, passed away Thursday, June 28, 2012 at Rockingham Memorial Hospital.
Peggy was born in Harrisonburg on October 11, 1938, and was a daughter of the late John Newton and Martha Marguerite (Craun) Simmers.
She retired from Valley Heritage and later worked for Bridgewater Pharmacy. She was a member of Bridgewater Church of the Brethren where she had served as Decon and sang in the choir for over 50 years. In her free time, she loved feeding the birds, squirrels, and rabbits which frequented her yard often.
Peggy is survived by a daughter, Elizabeth Kay Dove of Harrisonburg; a son, W. Ray Ringgold and wife Vickie of Weyers Cave; three grandchildren, Colton S. Ringgold, Cheyenne Trofimov, and Joshua Good.
A funeral service will be conducted 3:00 p.m. Sunday, July 1, 2012 at Bridgewater Church of the Brethren, with Rev. Jeffery Carr officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Lawn Cemetery in Bridgewater.
The family will receive friends from 2 until 3 p.m. Sunday, July 1, 2012 at Bridgewater Church of the Brethren.
Johnson Funeral Service in Bridgewater in in charge of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Bridgewater Church of the Brethren, PO Box 249, Bridgewater, VA 22812.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.johnsonfs.com.