November 8, 2022, 86, Goldsboro –
Peggy Louise Melton Renfroe, 86, passed away on Tuesday, November 8, 2022, in the comfort of her home, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Edgecombe County on June 24, 1936, she was the daughter of the late Luther Dewey Melton and Carrie Lee Collins Melton.
In addition to her parents, Peggy was preceded in death by her husband, Joe Renfroe, and daughter, LeeAnn Renfroe Boykin.
Peggy is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law, Tony and Cherri Renfroe of Hookerton and Mark and Terri Renfroe of Goldsboro; son-in-law, Tim Boykin of Goldsboro; her most precious grandchildren, Quinn Boykin and Tyler Joe Renfroe; sister, Edith Bradley of Raleigh; and several nieces and nephews.
She was a dedicated military mom who raised her children faithfully while Joe served in the US Air Force. Peggy retired following forty years of dedicated service to Wayne Memorial Hospital. She served many years volunteering at Seymour Johnson AFB pharmacy. She was faithful to the lord and attended church at Garris Chapel Methodist Church.
A service to celebrate Peggy’s life will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 13, 2022, in the chapel of Seymour Funeral Home with Pastor Adam Brinkley officiating. The family will receive friends from 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. during the hour prior to the service at the funeral home and at other times at Peggy’s home. A private interment for Peggy and Joe will take place at a later date at the Eastern Carolina State Veterans Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to
Garris Chapel Methodist Church
823 Piney Grove Church Road
La Grange, NC 28551
Arrangements have been entrusted to Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service. Online condolences may be expressed at www.seymourfuneralhome.com.