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B.C. Peak, Jr., 92 of the Baptist Valley community in North Tazewell, VA died Saturday, September 16, 2017 at Carilion Tazewell Community Hospital. Born December 16, 1924 at North Tazewell, VA he was a son of the late Baisy Carl Peak, Sr. and Ruby Richardson Peak. He was a longtime member of the Tazewell First Assembly of God Church. Mr. Peak was a US Army Veteran of World War, II. He was a former coal miner and retired Life Insurance Agent for Home Beneficial Life, now American General Life Insurance Company.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Margarette Peak, second wife, Eileen Peak, and third wife, Alleen Peak; sisters, Evelyn Myers and Edith Remines; brother, Frank Peak; grandson, Thomas Carl Peak, II; daughter in law, Donna Lou Quintana Peak.
He is survived by three sons, Thomas Carl Peak and wife, Sherry of Cottonwood, AZ, William Ray Peak and wife, Peggy of King William, VA, and Paul Edward Peak of Roanoke, VA; brothers, Herbert Peak of Bristol, TN and Gene Peak of El Paso, TX; sister, Beatrice Brewster of Tazewell, VA; grandchildren, Margarette Stearns, Ruth Rambo, Jeanette Ritchey, Benjamin Peak, Jenness Peak Walker, Anthony Peak, Ashley Dentler, and Hannah Montgomery; seventeen great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6-9 PM Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at Tazewell First Assembly of God Church where funeral services will be conducted at 11 AM Thursday, September 21, 2017 with the Reverend Herb Peak and the Reverend Jimi Watson officiating. Burial will follow at Grandview Memory Gardens where military graveside rites will be conducted by Barns Beavers VFW Post #7136 of Tazewell, VA and VA National Guard Honor Team of Gate City, VA.
The family requests memorial donations be made to Tazewell First Assembly of God Church Food Pantry, P.O. Box 249, North Tazewell, VA, 24630.
Peery & St. Clair Funeral Home of Tazewell, VA is serving the family. Online condolences may be sent to www.peerystclairfuneralhome.com
Published on September 18, 2017
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