Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, November 3, 2012, at United Baptist M.B. Church with Brother Willie Safford officiating. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery in Renova.
Visitation will be from 1-5 p.m. Friday, November 2, 2012, at Brinson Funeral Home in Cleveland with family hour following from 5-6 p.m.
Survivors include children, Deborah Pegues, Willie Pegues Jr., Linda Pegues, Gloria Pegues, Bobbie Pegues, Dorothy R. Pegues and Willie Pegues III; stepson, James Young; brothers and sisters, Herman Berry, Luke Pegues, James Pegues, Gus Pegues, Percy Pegues, Terry Pegues, Bennette Pegues, Obike Rafiki, Beatrice Brown, Bertha Leonard, Glory Budgess and Betty Cole; mothers of his children, Alfreda Young and Dorothy J. Pegues; 24 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.