Peggy died on July 25, 2021, at her home in Post. She was born on September 10, 1942, in Garza County. She graduated from Post High School and Mary Hardin Baylor College with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. Peggy married Graydon Howell on June 23, 1962, in Post. She taught school for many years retiring from Junction ISD. Peggy was a member of the Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband, Graydon Howell, sisters, Stanna and husband Gerhard Pigl Welch of San Antonio, and Ritalyn and husband Dale Suidikas of Lubbock, and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her twin daughters, Ester and Geraldine
Howell in 1963 and her parents, Stanley and Geraldine Butler.