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George Edward Peters, Sr.

July 15, 1927 January 23, 2018
George Edward Peters, Sr.
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Obituary for George Edward Peters, Sr.

George Edward Peters, Sr. 90, of Gladstone, passed away Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at Fairmont Crossing, Amherst.

Born in Riverville, July 15, 1927, Mr. Peters was the son of the late, John Wesley and Bernice Wood Peters. He was retired as a General Foreman with CSX and Buckingham Branch Railroads and was a life-long member of St. James United Methodist Church. George was a very talented mechanic and was often called upon by friends and family because “He could fix anything”.

In addition to his wife, Estelle Alcock Peters and parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers: Thomas Peters, Samuel Peters and Charlie Peters.

Surviving are his two sons: George E. Peters, Jr. (Brenda) and Gary D. Peters all of Gladstone; three grandchildren: Kendra D. Case (Virgil), Alison P. Tyree and Eric A. Peters (Danielle); five great-grandchildren; and one great-great grandchild.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm, Saturday, January 27, 2018 at Driskill Funeral Chapel, Amherst. Interment will follow in Amherst Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 pm, Friday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to Gladstone Volunteer Fire and Rescue Service, PO Box 94. Gladstone, VA 24553.

Driskill Funeral Chapel, Amherst. www.DriskillFuneral.com


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Visitation

Friday

26

Jan

6:00 PM 1/26/2018 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 1/26/2018 8:00:00 PM
Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Driskill Chapel

201 Grandview Drive
P.O. Box 665
Amherst, Virginia 24521

Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Driskill Chapel
201 Grandview Drive Amherst 24521 Virginia
United States

Funeral

Saturday

27

Jan

2:00 PM 1/27/2018 2:00:00 PM
Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Driskill Chapel

201 Grandview Drive
P.O. Box 665
Amherst, Virginia 24521

Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Driskill Chapel
201 Grandview Drive Amherst 24521 Virginia
United States

Memorial Contribution

Gladstone Volunteer Fire Department

P.O. Box 94
Gladstone, VA 24553
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