Peggy Jo (Smith) Chenoweth, age 78, of Clearwater, passed away Saturday, April 18, 2020. She was born Nov. 9, 1941, to Jack “JB” and Olean (Vaughn) Smith in Wagoner, Okla.
Peggy was a graduate of Broken Arrow (Okla.) High School, class of 1959. She remained close to her classmates and traveled to most class functions.
She was united in marriage to Francis Clay Chenoweth on Dec. 22, 1959, in Broken Arrow, Okla. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and baby rocker. If there was a baby close, she made sure she could talk to it and, if possible, hold and rock it. She will be missed by many.
A visitation was held 12-4 p.m. Tuesday, April 21, at Webb-Shinkle Mortuary, Clearwater. Private service was held.
She was preceded in death by her parents. Survivors include her husband of 60 years, Frank; children, Carrie (Bruce) Roth of Clearwater, Clay (Louise) Chenoweth Jr. of Garden Plain, Amy (Ron) Marsh of Clearwater, and Tim (Shamika) Chenoweth of Wellington; brother, Jack (Gloria) Smith of Copperas Cove, Texas; 11 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to First Christian Church, 524 E. Wood, Clearwater, KS 67026, or the Alzheimer’s Association, Central and Western Kansas, 1820 E. Douglas Ave, Wichita, KS 67214.
Webb-Shinkle Mortuary, Clearwater, was charge of arrangements. Condolences may be left at www.wsmortuary.com.