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Ernestine "Peaches" Irvin
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Ernestine “Peaches” Irvin

Ernestine “Peaches” Irvin, 67, St. Joseph, Missouri passed away Monday, March 27, 2017.
She was born July 4, 1949 to Ernest Butcher, Sr and Agnes Hughes, they preceded her in death.
Peaches enjoyed music, dancing, cooking and puzzles. She also loved to go to garage sales and haggle on prices. She loved her children and grandchildren and was a mother to everyone.
She was preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Betty Jackson, Dorthea Hughes, Karen Cooper, and Alice Cooper; brother, Robert Hughes, Jr.
Survivors include ex-husband, Doyle Irvin, Sr.; daughters, Ann, Sonita, Laticia, Kiela Irvin, Demetria Russell (John); son, Doyle Irvin, Jr.; nephews, Theodore Hughes, Jr. and Isaac Hughes, whom she raised as her own; brothers, Theodore, Sr. and Johnny Hughes, Ernest Butcher Jr.; sisters, Gloria Cooper, Nancy and Carolyn Hughes, Brenda Wesley, and Ola Mae Jackson; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Farewell Services 10:00 A.M. Monday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. The family will gather with friends 4:00 to 6:00 P.M. Sunday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Online guest book and obituary at

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