The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO


March 25, 2014

Peggy Ann White Brake

NEOSHO, Mo. — Peggy Ann White Brake, 53, Neosho, died March 22, 2014, at Medicalodge in Neosho, following a lengthy illness.

Peggy  was born Feb. 21, 1961, in Seattle, Wash., and was a lifelong area resident. She had worked as an EMT for Mercy and enjoyed motorcycles and gardening.

Peggy married Edward Brake on March 20, 1999, in Joplin. He survives.

She is also survived by a grandson, Tyler Jordan Spencer Brake; aunts, Jimmie Williams, Neosho, and Donna (Ron) Barnes, Lawrence, Kan.; and numerous cousins. She is preceded in death by her mother, Sally White Asbell; and grandparents, Gordon and Amy White.

Services will be Wednesday, March 26, at 1 p.m. at the Clark Funeral Home, Granby, Rev. Ralph Walker will officiate. Interment will be in the Greenwood Cemetery and serving as pallbearers will be Edward Brake, Tyler Brake, Brooks Williams and Kyle Williams. Friends may call at the Clark Funeral Home, Granby, on Tuesday from noon until 7 p.m. and the family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Contributions in memory of Peggy may be made to the Kidney Foundation in care of Clark Funeral Home, P.O. Box 26, Granby, MO 64844.

Services are under the direction of Clark Funeral Home, Granby.

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