Peggy Sears Newman Passes Away; Dallas Personality Was Part Of Ron Chapman's KVIL And KLUV Shows
July 29, 2015 at 4:12 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of former DALLAS radio personality PEGGY SEARS NEWMAN, who died SATURDAY in DALLAS of complications from a stroke at 61, according to the DALLAS MORNING NEWS.
NEWMAN, known on the air as PEGGY SEARS, hosted at KBOX-A (after winning a contest to be ALLAN PECK's co-host) before moving to KVIL, where she became part of RON CHAPMAN's morning show as News Director; she moved with CHAPMAN to KLUV before retiring in 2002.
She was named to the TEXAS RADIO HALL OF FAME "Hall of Honor" in 2007.