The Duncan Banner

September 26, 2013

Peggy Nell Parr

The Duncan Banner

DUNCAN — Services for Peggy Nell Parr, 80, of Duncan will be 1 p.m. Saturday, at the Chisholm Trail Church of Christ, with minister Leonard Keele officiating and under the direction of Don Grantham Funeral Home.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 5-7 p.m. on Friday Sept. 27. Peggy Parr passed away Tuesday,  Sept. 24, 2013, in Duncan.

Peggy Nell Parr was born on Sept. 20, 1933 in Santa Fe, Okla., to V.L. and Virgie Parr.

Peggy is a graduate of Velma High School and attended Oklahoma State University receiving a bachelor’s degree.  After graduating college, Peggy worked as a social worker for the Department of Human Services for the State of Oklahoma.  Peggy was a member of the Chisholm Trail Church of Christ. She enjoyed reading and studying history.

Peggy is preceded in death by her parents, V.L. Parr and Virgie McClanhan Parr.

She is survived by her sister, Dorothy Waits of Duncan; and her nephews, David Waits, Grant Waits, his wife Sharon and their son Cooper.

Memorial donations may be made to the Chisholm Trail Church of Christ Building Fund, 1404 W Main St., Duncan, OK 73533 or to the charity of your choice.   

Condolences may be left online at and a memorial register book is available to sign at the funeral home.