Peggy Fox

Obituary of Peggy J. Fox

Peggy J. (Longwell) Fox of Steelville, Missouri was born on February 4, 1928, in Kansas City, Missouri to Marvin and Helen (Malley) Longwell and passed away on January 28, 2022, at the Steelville Senior Living nursing home at the age of 93. She had been a long-time resident of Licking for many years but chose to spend her retirement in Rolla and the last few years close to her daughter and family. On July 9, 1945, she was united in marriage to Claude Fox in Reno, Nevada. Peggy and Claude enjoyed 33 years of marriage before he passed away in January of 1979. Peggy enjoyed reading, traveling, baking, and growing flowers. She retired from Fort Leonard Wood as a test administrator for soldiers MOS. She was preceded in death by her husband, Claude; by her parents, Marvin and Helen Longwell; her brother, Donald Longwell who died during World War II; and her son, Don Fox of Licking. Peggy is survived by her daughter, Cindy (Fox) Hammonds (Rick) of Steelville, Missouri; Grandsons, Matthew (Sarah) Hammonds of Steelville, Missouri, and Mark (Melissa) Hammonds of Sullivan, Missouri; daughter-in-law, Carol Fox of Licking; and great grandchildren, Hutson, Blakely, and Wrenley Hammonds; as well as several nieces and nephews. Peggy will be sadly missed by her family and friends she made during her life. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Peggy’s name may be made to the Licking Cemetery c/o Fox Funeral Home, PO Box 185, Licking, MO 65542.
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Monday
31
January

Visitation

11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Monday, January 31, 2022
Fox Chapel
128 S Main St
Licking, Missouri, United States
573-674-2293
Monday
31
January

Funeral Service

12:00 pm
Monday, January 31, 2022
Fox Chapel
128 S Main St
Licking, Missouri, United States
573-674-2293
Monday
31
January

Committal Service

1:00 pm
Monday, January 31, 2022
Licking Cemetery
Main St & Hwy 63
Licking, Missouri, United States
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