James Edward Peak, 81, passed away Wednesday (May 7, 2014) at Holston Valley Medical Center following a brief illness. The family will receive friends from 2 to 3 p.m. Saturday at Carter-Trent Funeral Home in Kingsport. Friends may also call anytime at the residence. A funeral service will follow at 3 p.m. in the funeral home chapel. A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Sunday at Friendship Church Cemetery in Spring City, Tenn.