The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

November 15, 2013

Bernice Peavy

Hermitage woman was born in Georgia


- — Mrs. Peavy was born Oct. 4, 1956, in Warrenton, Ga., to Eva Mae Butler.

She attended Sharon High School. Bernice enjoyed shopping.

Her husband, Robert L. Peavy, is deceased.

Surviving are: three sons, Johnny E. Green and his companion Heather Colley, Hermitage; Eugene L. Green and his companion Tracy Templeton, Farrell; and Robert S. Peavy, Sharon; two sisters, Patricia A. Butler, Youngstown; and Adia M. Cozart and her husband Larry, Farrell; two brothers, Robert Louis Butler, Thompson, Ga.; and Robert A. Butler and his wife Amie, Farrell; and 13 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

She also leaves her aunt, Mary Chelley, Warrenton; special cousins, Richard and Wilhelmenia Jones, Sharon; and several nieces, nephews and cousins and a host of other family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Eva Mae Butler; and a sister, Diane Green.

2x, 11-16, 11-17, Shannon, call 347-5680


Bernice, 56, of 3887 Quarter Circle, Hermitage.

Calling hours: 11 to 11:50 a.m. Monday (11-18-13) in WILBERT L. SHANNON FUNERAL HOME Ltd., 33 Broadway Ave., Wheatland. Condolences may be sent by fax to 724-347-1917 or e-mailed to

Service: Funeral service at noon Monday in the funeral home with Mrs. Florence Scott as eulogist.

Interment: Morefield Cemetery, Hermitage.