Voile Henderson Peoples

Monday, January 8, 2018

Funeral services for Voile Henderson Peoples, age 96, of Shelbyville, will be held 1:00 p.m. Thursday, January 11, 2018, in the chapel of Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Pastor Todd Peoples officiating. Burial will follow in Wheel Cemetery. Mrs. Peoples passed from this life Sunday, January 7, 2018 at home with her family by her side.

Visitation will be held 5-8 p.m. Wednesday, January 10, 2018, at the funeral home.

A native of Shelbyville, Voile was born December 14, 1921, to the late Thomas J. and Hollie Welborn Henderson and is preceded in death by: husband of 54 years, Morrell Peoples; sisters, Ethel Henderson, Mae Pearson, Annella Peoples, Etoile Pearson, and Burneze Guthrie; brothers, Benton, and Cecil Henderson; sons-in-law, Billy Pilkington, Melvin Claxton, and Donald Clanton; and daughter in-law, Carolyn Peoples.

Mrs. Peoples was a homemaker, she loved taking care of her family and working hard around the house and farm. She enjoyed playing the guitar, and quilting. She was a longtime member of Victory Baptist Church.

Survivors include: children, Lue Ann Pilkington of Shelbyville, Joyce Hiott of TX, Ray Peoples of Chapel Hill, Faye Claxton of Shelbyville, Linda (Allen) Pope of Shelbyville, Jerry (Martha) Peoples of Shelbyville, and Justin (Cathy) Peoples of Shelbyville, 19 grandchildren, 36 great-grandchildren, and 34 great-great-grandchildren.

Memorial donations may be made to Bible & Literature Missionary Foundation, 2101 U.S. 231 South, Shelbyville, TN 37160.

Doak-Howell Funeral Home is serving the family.