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James E. (Jim) Pegg

August 7, 1946 ~ November 22, 2023 (age 77) 77 Years Old
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James Pegg Obituary

Ridgeville, IN
James E. Pegg

James E. Pegg, 77, of Ridgeville, IN, passed away November 22, 2023 peacefully while in the company of family members in Powell, OH. Jim was born in Winchester, IN, on August 7, 1946, a son of the late Alice M. (Champ) and Ivan E. Pegg. He was a 1964 graduate of Winchester High School followed by trade school courses, which led him to his career and love for machines. Jim was a member of the Masonic Lodge Post #56, OES Chapter #60, National Muzzleloader Rifle Association and Pequannah Muzzleloaders, former member of the Winchester Moose Lodge #1977 and truly loved attending Randolph Friends Church. He was a bit of a prankster, who made friends wherever he went, took great pride in his yard work, enjoyed gospel music, the Jay County Antique Tractor and Engine Show, antique cars, watching Western's, participating in the Ridgeville Lions Club Turkey Shoot, and collecting "friendship dishes". Jim is survived by 1 son; Leland I. Pegg (Crystal L.E.), 1 step son; Jim Johnson (Amy Henderson), 1 brother; Harold Pegg (Judy), 3 grandchildren; Dixie Pegg, Kelly Pegg, Gwen Johnson, 1 nephew; Chuck Pegg, 2 nieces; Melissa Lundy, Stacy Hunt, special friend and "partner in crime" Ruth McCormick, friends; Joyce A. Mackey, Jim and Peggy Hummel and many others. He was preceded in death by his parents Ivan and Alice Pegg. Visitation will be held on Saturday, December 2, 2023 from 10-12 at Randolph Friends Church (6531 N. 300 W. Ridgeville, IN. 47380). Funeral services will follow at 12 PM with Pastor Jonathan Edwards officiating. Burial will be held in Reitenour Cemetery in Ridgeville, IN. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Nationwide Children's Foundation. Arrangements have been entrusted to MJS Mortuaries - Ridgeville Chapel.

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December 2, 2023

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Randolph Friends Church (Ridgeville)

Funeral Service
December 2, 2023

12:00 PM
Randolph Friends Church (Ridgeville)


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525 E. Mound St., Columbus OH 43215
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