Peggy Johnson Greene, 71, of Lenoir went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, Jan. 10, 2021. Born in Caldwell County on Nov. 10, 1949, she was the daughter of the late Bertha Johnson. Peggy attended Lighthouse of Lenoir. She retired from the Shaire Center but still enjoyed working part-time at various locations. Peggy was a semi-professional clown known as Zoey, doing balloon-o-grams and birthday parties.
A devoted mother, Peggy is survived by her daughter, Amy Greene (Wilson); a number of cousins she loved dearly; cat, Kit Kat; dog, Olivia Grace; and her grand-dog, Isabella Rose.
In addition to her parents, Peggy was preceded in death by her aunts, Nina Ingle, Nell Jarvis, Elda Baker, Lottie Smith, Gladys McCall, Vernie Johnson, and Liberty Johnson; and uncles, Mack Johnson and Jack Johnson.
Peggy will be available for viewing from 2 to 4 p.m. Friday, Jan. 15, 2021, at Sossoman Funeral Home in Morganton. The graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021, at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens. The memorial service will follow at Lighthouse of Lenoir (222 Elizabeth St. NW, Lenoir) with Pastor Scott Smith officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Lighthouse of Lenoir, P.O. Box 593, Lenoir, NC 28645.
Sossoman Funeral Home and Crematory Center is assisting the family with the arrangements.