The Brookshire grocery company is mourning a death in the family this morning.
Peaches Brookshire died Wednesday at the age of 73.
It was her husband, Bruce Brookshire, whose father founded the Brookshire Grocery Company in Tyler. The Brookshires were honored many times for their service to the community and for their charitable contributions.
Peaches Brookshire was involved with many organizations, including the Salvation Army Center of Hope, The Junior League of Tyler, The Susan G-Komen Breast Cancer Foundation and many more.
A memorial service for Peaches Brookshire will be held 3:30 Friday, at Green Aceres Baptist Church in Tyler.