Peggy Cupp

Obituary of Peggy Lou Welch Cupp

Peggy Lou Welch Cupp age 79 of Plainview was born April 26, 1941 and passed away Friday, January 8, 2021 at 6:20 PM while at Jefferson Memorial Hospital. Peggy grew up in Middlesboro, KY and was of the Baptist Faith. In her teen years she moved to Monroe, MI where while at church service, she met the love of her life Roy Cupp. They were married for 49 years until Roy’s death in 2006. They had six children.

She is preceded in death by her:
    Husband: Roy E. Cupp
    Daughters: Ruth Cupp, Rachel Cupp and Katherine Denise Acuff.
    Parents: Earl and Thelma Welch
    Sister: Patricia Engar
    Brother: Larry Welch
    Grandmother: Mae (Mammy) Smith
    Best Friend: Clara Rice

She is survived by her:
    Sons: James Roland
    Carl Dwayne (Cindi) Cupp
    Daughter: Amy Elizabeth (Allen) Frye
    Son-in-law: Bryce Acuff
    Grandchildren: Emily Cupp, Faith Frye, Shelly and Christopher Cupp, Dusty and Anthony Cupp
    Great Grandchildren: Blake, Emma, Chandra, Rylee and Hudson
    Brother: David (Linda) Welch
, Chuck Welch
    Sisters:Earlene-Boots (Charles) Stanwick
    Charlene Welch
    Brother and Sister-in-laws: Harold Cupp
    Ronel (Phyllis) Cupp
    Joyce Lavonne (Bob) Bush
    Rowena Keck Cupp
    Diane Welch
    And a host of nieces and nephews and other relative and friends.

Family and friends may come by Claiborne-Overholt Funeral Home at your convivence on Tuesday, January 12, 2021 for viewing from 3PM till 7PM.

Graveside services will be conducted Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at the Drummonds Cemetery in New Tazewell at 1PM. The Rev. Gary Satterfield and the Rev. Tim Muncey will be officiating.

Pallbearers: Dusty Cupp, Christopher Cupp, Steve Irick,
Stephen Cupp, Anthony Cupp and David Rice

Special Thanks to Ridgeview Terrace of Life Care Center in Rutledge. Donations can be made in honor of Peggy Cupp Attention: Activities Department C/O Ridgeview Terrace of Life Care Center PO BOX 26 Rutledge, TN 37861.

The family is requiring all in attendance to wear a mask and practice social distancing.

~ Claiborne~Overholt Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family ~

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3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tuesday, January 12, 2021
Claiborne ~ Overholt Funeral Home
1106 HWY 33 South
New Tazewell, Tennessee, United States

Graveside Service

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Wednesday, January 13, 2021
Drummonds Cemetery
New Tazewell, Tennessee, United States
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