Peggy Tona Baldree Cardona, 75

Peggy Tona Baldree Cardona, 75

Ms. Peggy Tona Baldree Cardona, 75, of Enigma, passed away on Monday, November 25, 2019, at University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville, Tennessee.

Funeral services were held Sunday, December 1, 2019, at 2:00 p.m. at Enigma Baptist Church. Pastor Dean Pettine officiated. Interment followed in Enigma City Cemetery with Rebecca King officiating. The family received friends Saturday, November 30, 2019, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.

Jamie Powers, Bobby Manders, Ben Barrentine, David Jernigan, Andrew Swain, David Cardona, Chris Ball and Prudencio Hernandez served as pallbearers.

Ms. Cardona was born May 21, 1944, in Tift County, to the late Sylvester Baldree and Minnie Sizemore Baldree. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister Martha Elizabeth Baldree Anderson, and her two brothers William “Bill” H. Baldree and Aaron S. Baldree.

Ms. Cardona was a member of Enigma Baptist Church for many years where she was very active and enjoyed singing. She was a retired self-employed cosmetologist and owner of The Outward Look Salon in Tifton. She lived in Enigma most of her life and was a 1962 graduate of Berrien County High School. Ms. Cardona loved her Lord Jesus Christ and her family especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was an avid reader and a very compassionate woman always willing to help others. She has been strengthened, redeemed, and set free as an heir to the Kingdom of God.

Ms. Cardona is survived by her daughter: Sarah Suggs of Maryville, TN; her son and daughter-in-law Richard and Lisa Eshleman of Enigma; five grandchildren: Amanda Willis, Ryan and Toni Eshleman, Tyler Eshleman, Lydia Suggs, and Bailey Suggs; three great-grandchildren: Chloee Willis, Rylee Willis, and Lillie Eshleman. She cherished all of her nieces and nephews and shared a special bond with her great niece, Marisa Hernandez.

Albritton Funeral Directors is in charge of the arrangements.  You may sign the online guest register at

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