Peggy Ann Gamond, age 65, passed away at Austin Hospice Christopher House in Austin, Texas on Friday, July 6, 2013 after an almost 2 year fight against colon cancer.
Born January 31, 1948, in Nixon, Texas, she grew up in San Antonio, Texas where she lived until moving to Austin, Texas to attend the University of Texas at Austin. While living in Austin she met and married Richard Allen Gamond on February 7, 1970, at Hyde Park Baptist Church. Peggy was a member of Teri Road Baptist Church for more than 40 years.
She was preceded in death by her father Grady Austin Brannon in 1984, mother Ada Rhoades Brannon in 1987 and grandson, Dylan Thomas Hill in 1998.
She is survived by her husband, Richard Allen Gamond, son Michael and wife Sandra Gamond of Oklahoma; daughters Stacey and husband William Duvall of Austin, Sara Gamond and husband Ed Parks of Austin, grandchildren Cody Gamond, Garrett Gamond, Courtney Gamond, Kaile Holt and Warrick Gamond, sister Patsy Stough of San Antonio and nephew David Stough.
A visitation will be held from 10 to 11 A.M., Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at Cook-Walden/Forest Oaks Funeral Home, 6300 W. William Cannon Drive, Austin, Texas. Chapel services will follow at 11:00 A.M. with graveside services to be held immediately after at Cook-Walden/Memorial Hill Cemetery, 14501 N IH-35, Pflugerville, Texas.
In lieu of flowers, the family is asking that memorial donations be made to the
where it's most needed at www.cancer.org.