Peggy Dobbs Hembree, of Villa Rica, passed away on Sunday, September 10, 2023, at the age of 70. She was born on January 22, 1953. She is the daughter of the late Oliver “O.C.” Clifford Dobbs and the late Annie Iula Martin. Peggy lived a life full of warmth and kindness.
Peggy dedicated many years of her life working as a cook at Leather's Truck Stop, where she had passion for cooking. Aside from her career as a cook, Peggy was known for her kind and thoughtful nature. She had an innate ability to make those around her feel welcome and loved. Her genuine care for others extended beyond the walls of Leather's Truck Stop and touched the lives of many people.
Outside of work, Peggy had various hobbies and interests that brought her joy. She loved taking care of herself and always made sure to get her nails done. In her free time, Peggy could often be found reading a good book or enjoying her favorite television shows. Baking was another pastime that allowed Peggy to express herself.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Guy Lamar Hembree; brothers, Marvin Dobbs, Don Dobbs, A.C. Dobbs, and Randy Dobbs; sisters, Clara Brown and Sybil Herron.
Peggy will be deeply missed by those who knew and loved her. She is survived by her sister Dennis Criswell of Villa Rica, Georgia, and her brother A.J. Dobbs, also residing in Villa Rica; step children, Lavonda Hembree, Michael Hembree, and Tommy Hembree; nieces (Beverley, Robbie, and Dale) and nephews also survive.
The family will receive friends on Thursday, September 14, 2023 from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Jones-Wynn Funeral Home Villa Rica Chapel. Funeral services will be conducted on Friday, September 15, 2023 at 11:00 AM from Jones-Wynn Funeral Home Villa Rica Chapel. Interment will follow at Meadowbrook Memory Gardens.
Messages of condolence may be sent to www.jones-wynn.com Jones-Wynn Funeral Home Inc. and Cremation Services of Villa Rica is in charge of the arrangements. 770-459-3694