HENDERSON — Lillie Mae Kelly Peace, was born Feb. 8, 1929, to the late Cornelius and Annie Belle Thorpe Kelly in Vance County. She entered eternal rest on Dec. 29, 2020, at her home in Henderson, North Carolina.
She was educated in the Vance County schools.
Lillie Mae was a retired homemaker who enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
She was preceded in death by three sons, James “Jimmy” Peace, Jackie Peace and Billy Peace.
Lillie leaves to cherish her memory four sons, Horace A. Peace (Lillian) of Denville, New Jersey, Joe Peace (Cynthia), Robert Peace and Wilbert Peace (Gwen), all of Henderson, North Carolina; two daughters, Carolyn “Faye” Bullock (Dale) and Jessie Hargrove (Louis), both of Henderson; 20 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; 18 great-great-grandchildren; one adopted granddaughter, Keisha Vaughn; and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Viewing will be held at the Baskerville Funeral Home Chapel on Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2021, from noon to 6 p.m.
Graveside service will be held at Blacknall Cemetery on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, at 2 p.m.
Baskerville Funeral Home is honored to serve the Peace family, and words of comfort may be shared at www.baskervillefuneral homellc.com.