Mr. Brinson James "B.J." Peavy of Vandervoort, Arkansas passed away, July 8, 2018, at his home. 


B.J. was born October 17, 1980, at Annapolis, Maryland to his parents, Mr. Lynn Peavey and Ms. Connie Smedley Peavey. B.J. loved to hunt and to go fishing. He also enjoyed working in the garden with his hands. But more than anything else he loved his mama. He will be dearly missed by all who knew him.

Survived by father: Lynn Peavey of Locust Grove, Georgia

Mother: Connie Smedley Peavey of Vandervoort, Arkansas

Half-sisters: Jennifer Wilson and Stephanie Lawrence of Douglas, Georgia

Uncle: Steve Smedley and wife Donna of Hatfield, Arkansas

Aunts: Karen Manasco and Roger Harwood of Vandervoort, Arkansas, and Carla Harwood and husband Leon of Vandervoort, Arkansas


Cousins: Sandy, Danny, Jade, Stephanie, Jimmie, Garrett, Laura, Kerrie, and Chad

A host of relatives and friends also survive him.

B.J. was preceded in death by his grandparents, Jim and Bonita Smedley, his grandmother Dorothy Peavey, and one uncle Bobby Smedley. 

Funeral Services will be held at the First Baptist Church of Vandervoort on Thursday, July 12, 2018 at 10 A.M. Interment will follow at Pleasant Grove cemetery in Cove, Arkansas. Brother Roy Brooks and Brother Tim Smedley will be officiating. 

Pallbearers are Jimmy Smedley, Rex Johnston, Terry Jewell, Mike Harwood, Joey Watkins, Victor Kuykendall, Jeremy Lee, Randy Jewell, and Nick Barrett.

Honorary Pallbearers are Andy Watkins and Bruce Cureton.

Funeral Arrangements are under the direction of Beasley-Wood Funeral Home of Mena. 


7-9-18 11:30 a.m. 

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