Willie Mae Peterson

February 02, 1919 - April 16, 2013

Willie Mae Peterson

February 02, 1919 - April 16, 2013


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Buying flowers from us ensures that your order will be fulfilled through working with a network florists that are trusted by local funeral homes and recognized partners of the funeral industry. A customized message, along with a photo of your selected arrangement will remain in perpetuity within this memorial website. This service also includes “Smart Select” whereby the store notifies you if your floral selection has already been selected by another sender. This allows you the opportunity to choose a different product to ensure the family has a beautiful and unique selection of unique floral arrangements.

The price of these selections also includes the funeral home’s care of the flowers after the funeral and the delivery to the family or facility of choice where they can be rearranged and enjoyed by others for a longer period.

Memorial Candles

A Perpetual Tribute

The solitude and quiet peace of a flickering candle has long been a symbol of remembrance. Each candle lit will remain lit within this memorial website for the period you select. Your thoughtful gesture will be captured both in the candle as well as listed in perpetuity within the tributes section.

Memorial Trees

Circle of Life

In today’s changing world with climate change and environment concerns, “Honoring a Life” allows for family and friends to plant a memorial tree in honor of their loved one and friend. The purchase of a tree creates a beautiful permanent record on the Honoring a Life website, www.honoringalife.org. Each tree is planted through the efforts of Forestry Services throughout North America who determine where the greatest needs for reforestation are. Once planted, the geographical location where the tree is planted will be added to the record. A beautiful card is also sent to the family signifying your thoughtful gesture.

Sympathy Cards

A Thoughtful Gesture

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The gift of giving

We are proud to provide this service allowing friends and family to donate to any registered charity throughout North America. You will receive an official tax receipt immediately via email and your thoughtful gesture will remain on this memorial website in perpetuity.

Financial Support

A Helping Hand

The time surrounding a death can often bring unexpected final expenses for the family far beyond the funeral itself. We are pleased to offer the ability for friends and relatives to financially support the family during their time of loss as an alternative to flowers and other sympathy gestures.

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Obituary for Willie Mae Peterson

Willie Mae Peterson

Willie Mae Peterson , age 94, born Feb. 2, 1919 left this world at 3 a.m. on April 16, 2013.
She was a very proud member of the Eastern Star for many years and loved to participate when younger. Mrs. Peterson was a beloved mother, grandmother, great grandmother, great-great grandmother and aunt.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Freeman L. Peterson; 2 sisters and 1 brother.
Mrs. Peterson left behind one daughter, Margie M. (Jack) Cannon; one grandson; two granddaughters; many great and great - great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 12PM on Saturday, April 20, 2013 at Lewis Funeral Home Milton Chapel with Rev. Duke Barrow, officiating. Burial to follow in Serenity Gardens.
Family will receive friends from 11AM to 12PM prior to services.
Lewis Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements.

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