The Obituary for Mr. Roger Lee Peebles


Funeral Service for Mr. Roger Lee Peebles, 75, of Tallassee, Alabama, will be Saturday, November 30, 2019 at 2:00 pm at the Chapel of Langley Funeral Home. Bro. Jim Voss and Bro. Doug McKinney will officiate. Burial will follow in the Bethlehem-New Salem Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Saturday, November 30, 2019 from 1:00 pm to 1:45 pm at Langley Funeral Home.

Mr. Peebles passed away on Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at Elmore Community Hospital. He was born on November 23, 1944 in Hillsboro, Alabama to Harry Peebles and Lula Bessie Terry Peebles. He was an active member of Calvary Baptist Church. Roger loved to fish, ride atv’s and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. He was an avid Auburn fan, enjoyed traveling and loved his little dog, Bella.

He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Julia Yvonne Peebles of Tallassee; daughter, Angela “Angie” Kay Evans (Jeffrey) of Tallassee; sons, Stacy Lee Peebles (Shari) of Tallassee and Travis “Heath” Peebles (Brenda) of Opelika; grandchildren, Dustin Kain Taunton (Kasie), Paige LaShae Peebles, Hailie Jade Peebles, Travis Heath Peebles, II, Brianna Nicole Peebles and Corbin “Bentley” Peebles; great-grandchildren, Elijah Kain Taunton and Camden DeWyane Gann; sister, Shelby Jean Terry of Moulton; a host of nieces and nephews; special nephews, Dakota Reiser, Tony Peebles and Lee Terry; special niece, Karla Peebles Hulsey; and lifelong friends, Bobby Gresham and Jeffrey Young.

He was preceded in death by his parents; granddaughters, Ceslie Tylan DeLoach and Emily Fay Peebles; special brother, Jerry Peebles; brothers, Johnny Peebles and Harry Peebles, Jr; and sisters, Bessie Mae Blaxton, Nina Mae Bunn, Ruth Wilson, Shirley Ray, and Joyce Terry.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to Langley Funeral Home to assist with funeral expenses.

Langley Funeral Home of Camp Hill, AL is directing.