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 Mary Elsie <I>Atkins</I> Peterson

Mary Elsie Atkins Peterson

Virginia, USA
Death 9 Nov 2012 (aged 86)
Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA
Burial Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 100497094 · View Source
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Mary E. Peterson, born June 16, 1926 in Franklin, VA, entered into heaven November 9, 2012. Beloved mother to Don Peterson and wife Cathy, Janis Peterson, Pamela Raper and fiancé Carl Martin, Sandy Ditta and husband Frank. Meemaw or Grandma to Christopher Raper, Kyle Wilson, Brendon and Ryan Peterson, and Angela Ditta, loving sister to Lucille Eggleston of Martinsville, VA and cherished friend to Dorothy Pleasant and others.
Our mother was an exceptionally kind and caring soul. She never met a stranger and her laughter was contagious. Her devotion to others was evident in the way she lived her life.
Visitation will be Friday, November 16, 2012 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm with the funeral service at 1:00 pm at Woodlawn Funeral Home. Interment to follow at Woodlawn Garden of Memories with pallbearers Steve, Richard, and Christopher Raper, Kyle Wilson, and Mike and Cary Teeple. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to Houston SPCA.

Published in Houston Chronicle on November 13, 2012




  • Created by: Elaine
  • Added: 10 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100497094
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Elsie Atkins Peterson (16 Jun 1926–9 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100497094, citing Woodlawn Cemetery, Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Elaine (contributor 46846500) .