Peggy Whitworth


Peggy Whitworth, 84, nee Leinweber, of Fredericksburg and formerly of Noxville, died Sunday, Dec. 15, 2013.

A memorial service is planned at a later date.

Arrangements and cremation are under the direction of Fredericksburg Funeral Home.

Mrs. Whitworth was born Dec. 25, 1928, in San Angelo, the daughter of Robert Leinweber and Lena Pearl Banta Leinweber. She married Worth Whitworth on March 25, 1955, in Junction and they worked as ranchers. He preceded her in death.

She is survived by five children and their spouses, including Worth and Judy Whitworth, of Tahoka; Zane and Waldo Henderson, of McQueeney; Zack Whitworth, of Buda; Whitney and Janna Whitworth, of Thrall, and Zsa and Garth Wainwright, of San Antonio.

Survivors also include 12 grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, and two sisters, including Anna Davis of Pasadena and JoAnn Taylor of Fredericksburg.

In addition to her husband and parents, Mrs. Whitworth was preceded in death by five siblings, including: Robert Leinweber, Faye Dickey, Frances Wehmeyer, Fern Eckert and Gerdie Bluemmel.

Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association or to the charity of choice.

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