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Apostle Betty Peebles, the Senior Pastor of Jericho City of Praise church in Landover, Maryland has passed away according to their website.

It is with a sorrowful spirit that I announce the passing to glory of my beloved mother and your beloved Apostle, Betty P. Peebles. Her smile will forever be etched in our hearts. Please continue to keep my family and the church family in your prayers. Information on services & celebration is forthcoming.

God Bless you,

Joel R. Peebles, Sr.

Ass’t. Pastor .

Apostle Betty Peebles was married to the late Bishop James R. Peebles, Sr., for 40 years until his passing in 1996.

Along with her husband, they founded Jericho Baptist Church in 1969. She is the mother of three sons, the late Reverend James R. Peebles, Jr., Elder John R. Peebles, Sr. and Assistant Pastor Joel R. Peebles, Sr. She has three daughters-in-law and eight grandchildren.

According to WPGC Radio, Apostle Betty Peebles has authored over one hundred books that have been embraced by the Body of Christ. You can listen to a heartfelt message from Herkules about the impact that Apostle Peeble had on his life on the WPGC website.

Our prayers go out the family, church family and friends of Apostle Betty Peebles. She accomplished a lot through her ministry and her light will be missed.


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