Pearley Peoples, age 65, departed this life on Saturday, May 30, 2020, in Columbia.

He was born on Jan. 14, 1955, in Sumter, to Pauline Andrews Shepard and the late Pearley Peoples Jr. and raised by his grandmother, the late Nellie Peoples.

The family is receiving friends at the home of his brother and sister-in-law, Lee Vern and Louise Peoples, 875 Winston Road.

Funeral services are incomplete and will be announced later by Whites Mortuary LLC —  Ministry in the Market Place.