Peggy Alice Lucas


Peggy Alice Lucas, 68, of Beallsville, Ohio died Tuesday, October 12, 2010 in Ohio Valley Medical Center, Wheeling, W. Va. She was born March 29, 1942 near Beallsville, a daughter of the late Ray and Velma Crum Hickman. Peggy loved to travel, taking hundreds of pictures documenting her adventures to China, Iceland, Venice, Australia, Europe, Mexico, Alaska, and Hawaii, as well as the Continental United States. She had a special love of the western states, where she and her husband spent the summer of 2000 working and hiking in Yellowstone National Park. She found great joy in taking pictures of her flowers and watching birds. She was a member of the Church of Christ, Beallsville.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Neal Hickman.

Surviving are her husband of 49 years, Ron; two daughters, Kim (Philip) Stephens of Florence, S.C., Kelly Lucas of Lucas, Ohio; a son, Kyle Lucas and his girlfriend, Alison Ritchie of Columbus, Ohio; four grandchildren, Chad (Erin) Stephens, Marc (Jordie) Stephens, Carmen Stephens, and Lucas Stephens; a sister, Norma Hoff of Antioch, Ohio; and a brother, Dean (Shirley) Hickman of Virginia.

Visitation was held Friday, October 15 at the Harper Funeral Home, Beallsville where funeral services were held Saturday, October 16 with Joshua Hetrick officiating. Interment followed in Beallsville Cemetery. Online condolences may be offered at