Peggy Jean McCalman Gilmore Love, 87, formerly of Corpus Christi passed away on Friday, March 28, 2014 in Kingwood Texas. She was born on August 4, 1926 to Carter and Alga McCalman in Caddo Oklahoma.
She loved her family and friends. Her passions were her children, for many years singing in the church choir, cooking, and she enjoyed catching a nice speckled trout as much as anyone.
Peggy was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Linda Kay Gilmore, her first husband Jerel Doyle Gilmore, her brother Jack McCalman, her brother Leroy McCalman and her second husband Roy M. “Smitty” Love.
She is survived by her four children Karon Buckner Scott (Pat), Jerel C. “Jerry” Gilmore (Kaye), Leslie Yvonne “Bonny” Lam (Mike), and Shawn Love Terry (Eddie); her grandchildren James Clay Buckner, Stacy Renee Buckner, Rob Cummings, Angela Lam Holden (Andy), Todd C. Gilmore (Angela), Shay Gilmore Slocomb (John) and Kelsey Kelly; great grandchildren, Ashleigh Holden, Ashlyn Cummings, Payton Cummings, Hayden Buckner, Madilyn Slocomb and Thomas Gilmore.
Arrangements have been made with Galloway &Sons Funeral Directors in Beeville, TX. The family will have a graveside service at 12:00 noon, on Tuesday, April 1, 2014, at the Three Rivers Cemetery on Highway 72 East in Three Rivers TX.
The family asks in lieu of flowers that donations are made to the:
Hayden Lee Buckner College Fund
c/o TCF Bank
9475 South University Blvd.
Highlands Ranch, CO 80126