Peggy Smith Lockamy

April 11, 1934 - May 28, 2012
Peggy Smith Lockamy

Peggy S. Lockamy 78, of Wilmington passed away Monday May 28, 2012 New Hanover Regional Medical Center, with her family at her side.

She was the widow of Robert Allen Lockamy, who passed away on November 2, 2010. She was also preceded in death by her daughter-in-law, Frances Lockamy.

She will always be remembered for her passion and love for growing plants. She and her husband owned and operated Lockamy’s Greenhouses for over 40 years.

Surviving are a daughter, Ann Willard and husband Ezell; sons, John Lockamy II, and Dale Lockamy and wife Debbie; brothers, Ray and Jay Smith; sisters, Blondell Abrams, Mickey Turlington, Faydene Corbett and Janis Stone; grandchildren, Shannon and husband Dr. Richard Pierce, Audrey and husband David Dombrowski and John Lockamy III; Great-Granddaughter Hannah Dombrowski.

Funeral services will be conducted 11:00 AM Friday, June 1, 2012 at Wilmington Funeral Chapel. Burial will be in Oleander Memorial Gardens.

The family will see friends from 10:00 AM until service time, and all other times at the home of her daughter, Ann Willard.

The family would like to thank her private caregiver, Mary Wynn of Senior Care.

In lieu of flowers, a donation to Hannah Dombrowski is requested. Hannah is Peggy’s only Great Grandchild that has just undergone the heart transplant at Duke. Hannah is only 6 months old. Checks may be made payable to Northside Baptist Church, 2501 N. College Road, Wilmington, NC 28405 and indicate on the check either Hannah Dombrowski or Peggy Lockamy.

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  • May 29, 2012
    Helen Jordan says:
    Ann, I am so sorry to learn of your Mom's passing. You were a good daughter and I know you will miss her. Glad you have your memories. May God be with you and the family during this sad time.

  • May 31, 2012
    STEVE CAMLIN says:
    TO JOHN AND YOUR FAMILY, I AM TRUELY SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS OF YOUR MOTHER. NO ONE WILL EVER TAKE HER PLACE. PLEASE KNOW THAT OUR DEPARTMENT THINKS THE WORLD OF YOU AND WE ARE HERE TO SUPPORT YOU IN EVERY WAY IMAGINABLE. IT IS A EMPTY FEELING TO HAVE YOUR PARENTS AWAY FROM YOU, BUT WE MUST REMEMBER, THAT THEY ARE IN A BETTER PLACE, ENJOYING ETERNAL LIFE WITH OUR HEAVENLY FATHER AND HIS SON, WITHOUT PAIN AND SUFFERING. ON BEHALF OF THE DEPARTMENT, PLEASE EXCEPT OUR SINCERE CONDOLENCES.

  • May 31, 2012
    Joe & Traudel Willliamson says:
    Ann, we are sorry about the loss of your mother. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers. Sincerely, Joe & Traudel Williamson

  • May 30, 2012
    Cindy C. Cane & Robert P. Corbett says:
    Prayers are with you and your family during this time of loss. Sharing joy over Hannah's progress and looking forward to meeting her.