Edna M. Ensign

Dec 27, 2014

Jan. 5, 1942 - May 19, 2007

NOVA Emma Lue Peppard, 65, of Nova, died early Saturday, at the Cleveland Clinic, after a lengthy illness.

She was born Jan. 5, 1942 in Floyd County, Ky., daughter of the late, Charlie & Clara G. (Lykens) Clark. She had lived most of her life in the Nova and Ruggles Township areas.

She had been employed at the former Cresco Manufacturing of Ashland and was a nurses aide at Brethren Care Village in Ashland. She was a member of the Bethel Baptist Church in Savannah and a lifetime member of the Ashland VFW 1067 Auxiliary. She loved her family, spending time with her grandchildren and watching their baseball games.

She is survived by her husband of 17 years, Chuck Peppard; daughters, Lois MacKenzie of Nova and Brenda Lee (Shelby) Cutlip both of Nova; sons, Jim Lawson of Nankin, David (Tecka) Sanders of Nova and Dan (Beth) Sanders of Ashland; 17 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren; sisters, Sue (Mitch) Lilly of Plymouth, Jewell Arms of Plymouth, Pauline (Marty) Goins of Ocala, Fla. and Linda (Steve) Pauley, also of Ocala, Fla.; and brothers, Milford (Phylis) Clark of Savannah, Hillard (Sharon) Clark of Hayesville, Tolva (Susie) Clark of Nankin, Larry (Nancy) Clark of Sullivan and Charles (Judy) Clark of Ashland.

She was preceded in death by an infant son, Kenneth Rae Lawson; and a granddaughter, Christy Lawson.