Peggy Jean Custard, a.k.a. "Gagi" to her Grandchildren, was called to meet her Lord on December 30, 2016. She passed away peacefully in her sleep at her home in Carrollton, Texas.
Peggy was born May 25, 1929 in Liberty Hill, Texas to Nannie B Starnes Jones and Arthur Ewell Jones. She was 1 of 7 children and the oldest daughter of the 3 girls and 4 boys. She and her siblings were raised in Waco, Texas at the Methodist Children's Home. While still at the home and working there she went on to receive her Masters from Baylor University and began her teaching career in 1954.
On July 29, 1955, she married Herman Cecil Custard, Jr. from Cleburne, Texas and went on to have three children. In September 1962, they moved to Dallas, Texas and she continued to teach and retired from Akiba Academy in 1996. From then on it was all Grandkids time for her.
She is survived by her daughter Mary Calen Custard-McAdams, son Herman Cecil Custard III and wife Debbie, and son Christopher Martin Custard and wife Karen. Grandchildren Scott Luce, Brian Luce, Brennan Custard, Eulalia Jean DeShong and Tyler Scoggin. Brother Johnny Jones and sister Molly Scholbe.
She is proceeded in death by her husband, Herman Custard Jr, grandson H Connor Ellis Custard, brother's Tommy Jones, Walter Jones and Louis J Jones and sister Ann Jones.
6:00 - 8:00 PM Wednesday, January 4, 2017
10:00 AM Thursday, January 5, 2017
North Dallas Funeral Home
2710 Valley View Ln
Farmers Branch, Texas
1:30 PM Thursday, January 5, 2017
Rosehill Cemetery, Cleburne, Texas
Scott Luce Brian Luce
Brennan Custard Chris Jones
Published on January 3, 2017