Terry J. Peoples


Terry J. Peoples, 54, of Walkerville, passed away Saturday, May 25, 2019 at his home following a short illness. Terry was born Feb. 10, 1965 in Kokomo, Ind. to Richard Dale and Judith (Hatch) Peoples and graduated from Shelby High School in 1982. Terry joined the United States Army Reserve in 1982 and served in the 486th Engineer Group in Muskegon where he was a heavy equipment operator. Terry returned to the Walkerville area and worked as a welder at Lyft Tech for 15 years, later worked at Slocum Trees and retired from Peterson Farms where he had been a supervisor. Terry married Heidi Rindfusz May 5, 2017 in Hart and enjoyed working on cars, gardening, hunting, fishing in his younger years, watching and feeding the birds, tinkering at home and socializing with his friends.

Terry is survived by his wife, Heidi of Walkerville; his children, Brett (Nellie Quintero) Peoples of Shelby; Aaron Peoples of Hart; Melissa (José Quintero) Peoples of Shelby; Micah Munts of Walkerville; Daniel Munts; Stephanie Munts; his mother, Judith Hatch of Alabama; his father, Richard Dale Peoples of Arizona; his grandchildren, José, Ethan and Levi Quintero; Mia and Marisol Peoples; his brothers, Anthony Peoples of Paris, Tenn.; Tracy (Erica) Peoples of Muscle Shoals, Ala.; Timothy Peoples of Muskegon; Tom (Laura) Peoples of Twin Lake; his uncles, Cary (Jackie) Peoples and George (Jean) Peoples; several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Celebration of Life Services will be Friday, July 12, at 5 p.m. at the family home to celebrate and remember Terry. Friends may consider memorial contributions to the Johnson Family Cancer Center in Muskegon for memorial contributions in memory of Terry. Friends may send a condolence or share a memory with the Peoples family online at www.crandellfh.com.