Gloucestershire Ladies' County Golf Association

Farewell to Peggy Box


We are  sad to announce the death of Peggy Box on Wednesday 25 September 2019 at the marvellous age of 99.

Peggy was a fine golfer,she was a member of Long Ashton Golf Club and attained a handicap of 6, she represented the Club and the County. She was Captain of the Ladies' Section in 1958, and went on to be County Captain in 1969-70 and County President from 1978 to 1980 and was awarded Life Membership of the County in 2013.

The Club awarded Peggy a Life Membership for her outstanding contribution to the Club and golf. Peggy loved Long Ashton Golf Club, the golf, the do's and all her friends; latterly she thoroughly enjoyed the weekly cake provided by the kitchen staff, plus the bring home meals which exceeded the standards of her live-in chef.

She was a very special lady and a great supporter of the County.

The Funeral arrangements are as follows:

Wednesday 23 October 2019 midday at South Bristol Crematorium, Bedminster Down.

Wake at Long Ashton Golf Club from 1.15 p.m.


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