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Lilla "Muff" Peters
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Birth: Dec. 23, 1921
Madison County
Texas, USA
Death: May 5, 2009
Houston County
Texas, USA

Mrs. Lilla "Muff" Peters, age 87 of Pearson Chapel, passed away Tuesday, May 5, 2009 in the East Texas Medical Center-Crockett. Mrs. Peters was born December 23, 1921 in Madison County, Texas and was a resident of Houston County for the past 40 years. She had worked for Hughes Tool Company during World War II and had been a volunteer for the American Cancer Society driving patients to their appointments. Mrs. Peters was a member of the Crockett E. T. M. C. Women's Auxiliary for 38 years. She was also a member of the First United Methodist Church in Lovelady and Lovelady Methodist Women's Fellowship.

Survivors include her husband E. R. Peters, of Pearson Chapel; brother Edwin Q. Z. Sloan and wife Val, of Oklahoma City, Okla.; niece Glenda Hibbitts and husband Tom, of Oklahoma City, Okla.; great-niece Allison Hibbitts; great-nephews Jay Hibbitts and Michael Hibbitts; nephew Donald Sloan and wife Lori, of Austin; brother-in-law Morris Gardner and wife Laverne, of Lovelady; nephew Charles Gardner and wife Rhonda, of Lovelady; niece Donna Murray and husband Stacy, of Lovelady; niece-in-law Joan Little, of Lovelady; great-nephews Perry Little and wife Audrey, Billy Morris Little and wife Melissa and Danny Little and wife Michelle, all of Lovelady; great-niece Nancy Lawrence and husband Robert, of Crockett; step-son Mike Peters and wife JoAnn, of Washington State; step-granddaughters Tammy Buenning and husband Brice, of Washington State, Tiffany Peters, of Palm Desert, Calif.; step-grandson Michael Peters, Jr., of Huntington Beach, Calif.; step-great grandchildren Michaela, Olivia, Jaden and Sadie Muff; and many special great-great-nieces, great-great-nephews and other relatives.

Preceded in death by her husband Wilmer "Scoby" Gardner; and nephew Billy Little.

Funeral Services for Mrs. Lilla "Muff" Peters were held Friday, May 8, 2009 at 2:30 p.m. in the First United Methodist Church in Lovelady with the Rev. Jim White and the Rev. Doug Howell officiating. Interment followed in the Weldon Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the First United Methodist Church, P. O. Box 87, Lovelady, Tx. 75851 or Weldon Cemetery Association, Rt. 1, Box 211D, Lovelady, Tx. 75851. Callaway-Allee Funeral Home 
Weldon Cemetery
Houston County
Texas, USA
Maintained by: Carol Ann Hoch
Originally Created by: Cecil Vaden Jr.
Record added: May 08, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36885990

Do not stand by my grave and weep; I am not there, I do not sleep. I am a thousand winds that blows, I am the sunlight on ripened grain, I am the gentle autumn rain. Do not stand by my grave and cry, I am not there.
- Carol Ann Hoch
 Added: Aug. 1, 2014

- Cecil Vaden Jr.
 Added: May. 8, 2009

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