He was a native of Elizabethton and a son of Darrell Peeks of Gray and the late Geraldine Peters Peeks. In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by his wife, Jill Payne Peeks, and a brother, Roy “Lucky” Peeks.
Mr. Peeks was an LPN for N.H.C. Healthcare in Johnson City. He had served in the U.S. Air Force.
Survivors include two sons, Dustin Peeks and Kaleb Peeks, both of Johnson City; five sisters, Denise Yontz of Johnson City, Evelyn Keller of Elizabethton, Charisse Peeks and Patrice Osborne, both of Johnson City, and Tina Vaughn of Elizabethton; special friends, Bonnie Roope of Bristol, Tenn., and Marnie “Cricket” Conway of Johnson City; and several nieces and nephews.
All services will be observed privately. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions should be made to the American Cancer Society, 508 Princeton Road, Suite #102, Johnson City, TN 37601. Online condolences may be sent to the family via. www.morrisbaker.com.
Arrangements are entrusted to Morris-Baker Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2001 Oakland Avenue, Johnson City, (423) 282-1521.