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On the morning of October 5, 2016, Peggy Rector passed away peacefully. Peggy was born on April 11, 1926 in Berryville, Virginia. She spent her childhood in Virginia before venturing to California at the age of 16 to help with the war effort. She married her High School sweetheart George Evans Rector on July 16, 1944 after he was discharged from the Navy. They finally settled in Nokesville, Virginia to raise their 3 children. Peggy prided herself on being the first ever woman school bus driver in Prince William County. Peggy was predeceased by her husband, George Rector, Sr. in 1999 and her daughter Patricia Layne Watkins in 2014.

She is survived by her daughter Gayle Anstine (Paul), son George Rector Jr. (Kathleen), and her 8 grandchildren Cheryl Kranenberg, Michelle Anstine, Paul Anstine, Jr, Aimee Taylor, Kelly Carlo, Katie Rector, Kevin Rector, Keri Rector and 11 great grandchildren and one great-great grandson.

A funeral service will be held on November 4th at 1p.m. at Amelia Veteran's Cemetery, Amelia, Virginia with Pastor Richard Headley officiating. Online condolences may be left for the family at