Verlie Martha Booty Peek

September 20, 1931- July 12, 2017

Verlie Martha Booty Peek, a resident of Greensburg, passed away on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at St. Helena Parish Nursing Home in Greensburg. She was born September 20, 1931 in East Fork and was 85 years of age. She is survived by her three children, Martha Ann Peek Austin and husband, Alvin, Jessie Earl Peek and wife, Sharon Cutrer Peek, and Elizabeth Charlene Peek Daigle; grandchildren, Maurice Alvin Austin, Felix Leroy Austin, Matthew Jacob Peek, Chancene Lampton, Carrie Higgs, Jared Paul Daigle, Kirk Michael Daigle, and Jesse Ann Daigle Ketchum; 28 great grandchildren; 16 great great-grandchildren; brothers and sisters, Glenn A. Booty, Perle May Booty, R. J. Booty, Bonnie Fay Booty, Lambert Hunter and Donnie Ray Booty; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her husband, Jessie Howard Peek; parents, Robert Booty and Annie Mae Lambert Booty; and her brothers and sisters, Mirla Booty Grace, Jewel C. Booty, Sr., Robert L. Booty, Iva Josephine Booty Sumrall Garcia Gatlin, Gayle Rodney Booty, and Francis Corine Booty. Visitation was held at Little River Pentecostal Church from 9 a.m. until religious services at 11 a.m. on Friday, July 14, 2017. Services conducted by Rev. Michael Nutter. Interment Little River Cemetery, Tickfaw. Pallbearers will be Maurice Austin, Felix Austin, Matthew Peek, Jared Daigle, Kirk Daigle, Justin Daigle and Jonathan Whiddon, Sr. McKneely Funeral Home, Amite, in charge of arrangements. For an online guestbook, visit

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