2017-07-12 / Obituaries

Joseph Peterson

Joseph Eugene Peterson, 53, passed away Wednesday, July 5, 2017, in Blakely, Ga.

Mr. Peterson was born Dec. 25, 1963, in Blakely. He was a selfemployed painter in the construction business but had been disabled for several years.

He was preceded in death by his father, James Lee Peterson; his mother, Sara Frances Thomas Peterson Murkerson; and two sisters, Katie Peterson Taylor and Dyan Adams.

Survivors include two daughters, Cierra Peterson and Kelly Peterson, both of Blakely; a son, Zack Peterson of Albany, Ga.; three sisters, Annette Taylor and husband Monroe, Judy Johnson and husband Terry, and Janis Brady, all of Blakely; one brother, Randy Peterson of Atlanta, Ga.; and four grandchildren.

A memorial service was held in the chapel of Manry-Jordan- Hodges Funeral Home Sunday, July 9, 2017, at 3 p.m. with Rev. Sterling Jones officiating.

Manry-Jordan- Hodges Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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