Peggy Pierce Buttrum – Submitted photo ROYAL — Peggy Pierce Buttrum, age 81, of Royal, passed away Dec. 18, 2020. Peggy was born on June 6, 1939, in Emmet, Ark., the daughter of Caleb Lenzy Powell and Jeanetta “Nettie” Sartin Powell. She was married on June 2, 2013, to Delmar Buttrum. She was preceded in death by her spouses, Kenneth Dale Pierce, Sr. and Dennis Garland Connelly; her parents; her brother, Billy Gene Powell; and her daughter, Terry Pierce. Peggy was a member of Royal Baptist Church and loved her Sunday school class. She was a very Godly woman. She enjoyed traveling, flea marketing, and setting up late, playing games with family and friends and she was an avid cook. She and Kenneth, her first husband, owned and operated Ken’s House of Guns in Texarkana. They retired, moved to De Queen, and opened Ken’s RV Sales. Ken couldn’t see well so Peggy did all the towing of the campers. She retired after 45 years working at her businesses and she also enjoyed working the gun shows for over 20 years. Above all her joys, her true love was spending time with her family and friends, who knew her as “Yum Yum,” and she will be missed by all who knew and loved her. Peggy is survived by her husband, Delmar Buttrum; her three sons and daughters-in-law, Dale and Donna Pierce, of Nashville, Ark., Marty and Angie Pierce, of Texarkana, Texas, and Bobby Pierce, of Hooks, Texas; her daughter, Kathy […]