James "Doc" Pegg



WOODFIN – James “Doc” Pegg, age 86, of Elderberry Nursing Home died Sunday May 20, 2018.

Mr. Pegg was born February 5, 1932 in Buncombe County to the late Carroll Creed and Fleta Hyder Pegg; he was a resident of Buncombe County where he had lived all of his life. He worked part-time at Lackey’s Gas Station and enjoyed his time there. He is also preceded in death by his sisters, Georgia McMinn, Ruby Swann, Ava Wells, and Faye Cole.

Surviving are his sisters, Elizabeth Harkleroad, Helen Keene, Janice King, Sandra Robinson; brothers, Carroll Pegg, Richard Pegg, and Raymond Pegg.

His funeral service will be held at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, May 24, 2018 in the Chapel of West Funeral Home, 17 Merrimon Ave., Weaverville. Reverend Allen Rash will officiate. Burial will follow in West Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. prior to the service on Thursday May 24, 2018 at the funeral home.

For those who desire, condolences may be offered to the family under Mr. Pegg’s obituary at www.WestFamilyFuneralServices.com.