Mary J. MANGUS Peak passes away in 1930, age 75
Madisonville Democrat, (Monroe Co. TN) Wednesday, August 13, 1930:
“Mrs. Mary J. Peak died Sunday about midnight, after an illness of several years, at Jefferson City. Mrs. Peak was reared in Madisonville, and after marriage lived in North Carolina until about a year ago, since which time she has made her home with her daughter, Mrs. R.J. Humphreys, at Jefferson City.
Funeral services were conducted at the home of Mrs. R.J. Humphreys by Dean Cate of Carson and Newman College, Tuesday at 1 o’clock, and burial was made at Madisonville.
Mrs. Peak survived her husband, W.N. Peak, by about twenty-two years. She was 75 years old at death and leaves two daughters and three sons, Mrs. R.J. Humphreys, Mrs. Bettie Morgan, now living with her sister, Mrs. Humphreys, J.A. Peak of Denton, Texas, Alfred Peak of Lenoir City, and George F. Peak, of Santa Rosa, Calif.
Deceased was a daughter of the late J.A. Mangis, and a half-sister to Miss Maggie, Charles and Joe Mangis of this county.”