Edward Stiles Peabody Jr., 93, retired president of E.V. Williams Co.

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Edward Stiles Peabody Jr.
Edward Stiles Peabody Jr.

Edward Stiles Peabody Jr. died Oct. 15, 2016, in his Virginia Beach home.

Peabody was born Oct. 23, 1922 in Norfolk, Va. He was a longtime resident of Virginia Beach and member of Old Donation Episcopal Church. He retired from the highway construction business as president of E.V. Williams Co. in 1997. He was predeceased by his first wife, Emilie Owens Peabody, who died in 1995; and his second wife, Mary Landon Peabody, who died in 2015.

He is survived by his two children, E. Stiles Peabody III, (Nora) and Victoria O. Beasley (Bill); three grandchildren, Andrea K. Peabody, Edward S. Peabody IV, and Emilie M. Beasley; and his two stepchildren, Stacy Saville and Bill Landon and their families.

A funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 21, 2016, in Old Donation Episcopal Church. The family will be at Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home, Bayside Chapel, from 6-8:00 p.m. Thursday evening.

Memorial donations may be made to Old Donation Episcopal Church Building Fund. Condolences may be offered to the family at Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home.