Kathleen Summers1,2

F, #8538, b. 25 May 1923, d. 4 May 2003
     Kathleen Summers was born on 25 May 1923 at Weakley County, Tennessee.2,3,4 She was the daughter of Zobulyn Summers and Iva Watson.4 She and Fred William Peery obtained a marriage license on 17 May 1941 at Weakley County Courthouse, Dresden, Weakley County, Tennessee.1 She married Fred William Peery, son of Jasper Lafayette Peery and Fannie L. Jolley, on 17 May 1941 at Weakley County, Tennessee.1,2 Her Social Security Number was 350-18-6086 issued before 1951 at Illinois.3 She was employed as owner and operator of Ore Springs Grocery, factory worker and caregiver to the elderly at Weakley County, Tennessee.2 She was a member of West Union Baptist Church, West Union, Weakley County, Tennessee.4 She became a widow upon the death of her husband, Fred William Peery, on 19 April 2002 at Gibson County General Hospital, Milan, Gibson County, Tennessee.5,2,3,6 She died at her residence on 4 May 2003 at Gleason, Weakley County, Tennessee, at age 79 years, 11 months and 9 days.7,2,3 The funeral service was at 11:00 a.m., on Tuesday 6 May 2003 at Bowlin Funeral Home Chapel, 279 West Main Street, Dresden, Weakley County, Tennessee.7 She was buried on 6 May 2003 at West Union Church Cemetery, West Union, Weakley County, Tennessee.7,2,8

Children of Kathleen Summers and Fred William Peery

  • Shara Peery2
  • Karen Peery2


  1. [S611] Tennessee Marriages, 1780-2002, online http://www.ancestry.com
  2. [S599] Kathleen S. and Fred W. Peery, Cemetery Marker, West Union Church Cemetery, West Union, Weakley County, Tennessee.
  3. [S20] Death Records, SSDI Search Results.
  4. [S67] Fran Alverson Warren, Obituaries, Death Notices and News Items.
  5. [S1136] Tennessee Death Index, 1949-2009, online http://register.shelby.tn.us/index.php, Name Date of Death / Age County of Death County / State of Residence Marital Status Gender Race File #

  6. [S825] Peggy Flowers, "E-Mail Messages from Peggy Flowers," e-mail to Joe Peery, Jun 2009.
  7. [S726] McKenzie Banner, Obituaries, Mc Kenzie Banner, Mc Kenzie, TN.
  8. [S806] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Memorial# 54436500 - Lela Kathleen Summers Peery.