Peggy Christine Nelson

August 31, 1945 ~ November 29, 2019 (age 74)

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Peggy Christine Nelson, 74, passed away on Friday, November 29, 2019 in Kansas City, Missouri.  Peggy C. Nelson was born August 31, 1945 in Kansas City, Missouri to John Poindexter and Georgia Jordan.  Peggy grew-up in Kansas City, Missouri.  She graduated from Manual High School in Kansas City, Missouri in 1963.  She worked for IRS as a Tax Examiner for many years. Peggy began modeling for Patricia Stevens Modeling Agency in 1970-1975.  She also attended nursing school in 1986 and culinary school in 1998.  Peggy enjoyed spending time with her family.  She attended school events, movies, birthday parties, baby showers or whatever her children, grandchildren or great grandchildren had going on she was the VIP guest. Peggy was preceded in death by her mother Georgia Jordan, her father John Poindexter, sister Stephanie Batiste, two brothers Marion Rhodes and Don Rhodes; great grandchild Antwan Wooden husband Dave Hopkins and Harvey Nelson.  Peggy is survived by three daughters, Zina Hopkins, Saundra Cooper, Tonette Poindexter, Son Dominic Nelson.  Three brothers Walter Rhodes, Taylor Rhodes, Reginald Rhodes, 15 grand children and 15 great grandchildren.  A Simple Farewell will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at Lawrence A. Jones and Sons Funeral Chapel 1800 E. Linwood Blvd.  KCMO.  Private disposition.


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