David Kent Peacock, 64, passed away Sat. Aug. 4, 2018 at his home in Brandon, MS. Visitation will be held on Tues. Aug. 7, 2018 from 10am-10:45am at Ott & Lee Funeral Home in Brandon, MS. Memorial Services will be at 11am on Tues. Aug. 7, 2018 at the Ott & Lee Funeral Home Chapel in Brandon, MS. A burial of ashes will be held at his family farm at a later date.
David was born on June 6, 1954 in Luling, TX and has been a resident of Brandon, MS since 1988. He retired after 25 years of service as a geologist with the MS Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ). David enjoyed building and fixing things. He was considered a jack of all trades. David was a very loving family man and loved keeping his family traditions that have been passed down for over a hundred years. A good example is the tradition of Thanksgiving that he kept at their old family home site in Poplarville, MS.
David is survived by his wife, Sally Peacock; parents, Margaret and Raymond Peacock; his two children, Daniel Peacock (Kelli) and Saralauren Peacock (Tyler Watts); sisters, Mona Muckenthaler and Leslie Smith and two grandchildren, John David Peacock and Carson Peacock.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, MS Division Inc. at 1380 Livingston Lane Jackson, MS 39216.