Era C. Peters

Published 9:50 pm Thursday, August 9, 2018

Funeral services for Era C. Peters will be Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, at 2 p.m. at Riverwood Family Funeral Serice with burial at Riverwood Memorial Park.

Visitation will be Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Mrs. Peters, 97, of Brookhaven, died Aug. 9, 2018, at Beehive Home in Brookhaven.

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She was born on Aug. 17, 1920, to Gus Hugh Cole and Mylidia Clementine Norman Cole. Mrs. Peters was a retired registered nurse and a member of First Baptist Church Brookhaven. She was an Exchangette, LLL and an EX-POW member. She enjoyed gardening, reading, word puzzles and fishing.

Preceding her in death were her parents; husband, Robert “Bob” Daniel Peters; sisters, Nellie Batchelor, Mildred Lyons and Alice Lewellin; daughter-in-law, Cora Peters; son-in-law, Hubert M. Jamison; and great-grandson, Joshua Jamison.

Survivors are her son, Willim H. Peters and wife, Karen; daughters, Martha P. Jamison and Mary P. Smith and husband, Joe; sister, Dorothy Baker; six grandchildren, Hugh Jamison, Amy Jamison, Eric Peters, Anna Ferrell, Brad Smith and Tate Smith; and seven great-grandchildren, Zachary and Alyssa Jamison, Alexis Peters, Will and Elise Ferrell, Caroline Smith and Claire Smith.

Memorials may be made to the Ex-POW/MIA Organization, Wounded Warrior Project, or a charity of your choice.

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