Anna Marie Elam Peyton of West Liberty, KY, passed away Tuesday, September 29, 2020 at her sister’s residence in West Liberty, KY, after a short illness, at the age of 70 years, 3 months, and 27 days. She was born Friday, June 2, 1950 at Grassy Creek, KY, daughter of the late Victor G. & Venus Barker Elam.
Marie was united in marriage to James Leon Peyton. This union was blessed with three sons, Jamie, Mark, and Matthew. Marie was a homemaker, devoting her life to care for her family and her home. She also retired as a C.N.A. She was a Christian and member of the Crossroads Baptist Church. She was a loving mother, grandmother, and sister, and will be sadly missed by all of her family and friends.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James Leon Peyton in 1993 and one sister, Betty Elaine Poe.
Marie is survived by her three sons, Jamie Peyton & Lillie Marie of Myrtle Beach, SC, Mark Peyton of Campton, KY, and Matthew Peyton & Beth of West Liberty, KY; six grandchildren, Jamison Peyton, Joshua Peyton, Benjamin Peyton, Audrey Faith Peyton, Lauren Rae Peyton, and Madison Rose Peyton; two sisters, Charlotte Dyer of West Liberty, KY and Kathy Kidd & Ralph of Mize, KY; and one brother, Victor Charles Elam of West Liberty, KY.
Funeral service 1 p.m., Saturday, October 3, 2020 at the Potter Funeral Home, with Bro. Mark Risner & Bro. Ronnie Poe officiating. Burial to follow in the Gevedon Cemetery, Gevedon Branch Road, Grassy Creek, KY. Visitation from 6 – 8 p.m., Friday, October 2, 2020 at the Potter Funeral Home.
COVID-19 regulations will be followed.
Pallbearers: Benjamin Peyton, Joshua Peyton, Joey Barker, Ricky Elam, Ronnie Poe, Kenny Hollon, and Danny Dyer.
Honorary Pallbearers: Jamison Peyton, Mitchell Monroe Peyton, Brandon Perry, and Roy Poe.
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