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Florine Shuttleworth Peterson
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Birth: Aug. 29, 1914
Smith County
Texas, USA
Death: Apr. 27, 2005
North Richland Hills
Tarrant County
Texas, USA

RICHLAND HILLS -- Florine Peterson, 90, a retired elementary school teacher, passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2005, in North Richland Hills.

Funeral: 2 p.m. Monday at Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Chapel. Burial: Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Park. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Bluebonnet Hills Funeral Home.

Florine was born Aug. 29, 1914, in Starrville to Manley Kelly and Minnie Belle Shuttlesworth. She graduated from Texas Wesleyan College with a bachelor of education degree. For many years, Florine was a homemaker. She returned to college in her 40s to receive her degree. She enjoyed teaching second grade at Francisco, Richland and Glenview elementaries in the Birdville ISD.

She was a longtime member of Midway Baptist Church where, since 1961, she taught Sunday school, played piano, and was a helper in numerous church programs. She was a giving person who put others first.

Florine was preceded in death by her nine brothers and sisters, Eula Belle, Sybil, Marcus, George, Smyre, Herman, William, Rupert and Jake. She was the final surviving child of the Shuttlesworth children.

Survivors: Husband of 66 years, R.J. Peterson; daughter, Karen Bubenheim; son, Nathan Peterson and wife, Susan; son, Samuel Peterson and wife, Linda; and granddaughter, Laura Michelle.

Bluebonnet Hills Funeral Home
Colleyville, (817) 498-5894
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Fort Worth Star-Telegram (TX)
Date: April 29, 2005
Family links: 
  Manley Kelley Shuttlesworth (1873 - 1958)
  Minnie Belle Smyre Shuttlesworth (1876 - 1939)
  Roswell J. Peterson (1913 - 2007)
  Karen Peterson Bubenheim (1941 - 2015)*
  Eula Belle Shuttlesworth Starnes (1896 - 1982)*
  George Dewie Shuttlesworth (1898 - 1986)*
  Jacob (Jake) Andrew Shuttlesworth (1899 - 1943)*
  William Louise Shuttlesworth (1902 - 1974)*
  Rupert Hanley Shuttlesworth (1907 - 1976)*
  Smyre Shuttlesworth (1910 - 1983)*
  Marcus Kay Shuttlesworth (1912 - 1992)*
  Florine Shuttleworth Peterson (1914 - 2005)
  Sybil Rudine Shuttlesworth Johnston (1918 - 2000)*
*Calculated relationship
Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Park
Tarrant County
Texas, USA
Created by: Family Hunter
Record added: Dec 01, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81351889
Florine <i>Shuttleworth</i> Peterson
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