Orvie Inez Peppers

  • Born: April 22, 1926
  • Died: August 4, 2019
  • Location: Rock Falls, Illinois

McDonald Funeral Home

1002 12th Avenue
Rock Falls, IL 61071

Tel. (815) 626-6311

Tribute & Message From The Family

Orvie I. Peppers, 93 formerly of Rock Falls died Sunday August 4, 2019 at Resthave Home in Morrison.

She was born on April 22, 1926 in Hackleburg, Alabama the daughter of Thomas J. and Minnie I. (Crow) Tidwell. She had worked in dietary at the former Dixon Develop Mental Center for 20 years and then worked for 6 years in dietary at Pleasant View Nursing Home in Morrison.

She was a member of Como Baptist Church. She had enjoyed sewing, quilting and had a great love for her family.

Survivors include two sons: Edward (Judy) Peppers of Byhalia, Mississippi and Jack (Diane) Peppers of Morrison; one daughter, Sharon (Gary) Handel of Sterling; 12 grandchildren; 31 great grandchildren and 15 great great grandchildren.

We want to acknowledge our appreciation as a family to her care givers: Jan Cady, Tonya Denning, Kathie Sliger and Lucas Peppers.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two sons: Ronald and Wayne Peppers; one grandson Todd; one great grandson Tyler; one great granddaughter Jaylen; five sisters and two brothers.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday August 7, 2019 from 5-7 PM at the McDonald Funeral Home, 1002 12th Avenue in Rock Falls. The funeral will follow on Thursday at 10 AM at the funeral home with Reverend Dalmus Meeks officiating and Kenneth Peppers, assisting. Burial Oak Knoll Memorial Park.

Memorials to Diabetes Research or Heart Association.


Condolence & Memory Journal

My Sincere Condolences. So sorry for your loss Jack. Your Mother and my Mother were such close friends back . They will now be together again in Heaven.

Posted by John " Jack " Britt - MORRISON, IL - Friend   August 07, 2019

Sorry for your loss! Sending thoughts and prayers!

Posted by Roger & Deb Tegeler    August 06, 2019

I am sorry for your loss, I am praying for you all!! Love you all even though we don't get to see y'all. Love melinda Nichols Lucas (aunt brenda peppers nichols )daughter

Posted by Melinda Lucas - Hamilton, AL - Family   August 06, 2019

I remember all the times seeing the 4, Ivy, Myrtice, Lola, And (Mom) Ruby. In the car headed for rummage sales. And hearing them laugh about something only they understood. I sure miss them all. My prayers with you all!

Posted by Linda Tedrick - Rock Fall, IL - Family   August 06, 2019

Ivey will be missed dearly by the staff at Resthave Care & Rehabilitation.

Posted by Resthave Care & Rehabilitation Resthave    August 06, 2019

You were such a sweet,genuine person. The boys will miss their visits. R.I.P Grandma
Love, Chad Suzy Brandon and Ryan

Posted by Suzy Peppers - Morrison, IL - Family   August 05, 2019