Mr. Horace Hanson Peterson, 80, of 2644 Union School Rd., passed away on Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at Rex Hospital in Raleigh.
A Graveside Service will be held Friday, April 6th at 1:00 pm at the Mt. Gilead Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Ron Bryan officiating.
Born on November 10, 1937, Horace was the son of the late Hanson and Mary Newkirk Peterson. He was a carpenter by trade, loved working with wood and always had a helping hand to anyone in need. He was a man of integrity, very hardworking and was blessed with a close-knit, loving family. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Linda Bradshaw Peterson; two sons: Gary Peterson and wife Betty of Clinton, Chet Peterson and wife, Wendy of Turkey; daughter, Sue McKenzie and husband, Jimmy of Clinton; and nine grandchildren: Garrett, Mackenzie, Colby, Skylin, Devyn, Nicholas, Kylie, Trent and Dustin.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Julie Peterson and his three brothers and two sisters.
Visitation for family and friends will be held immediately following the service in the Church Fellowship Hall.
Royal-Hall is honored to serve the Peterson Family.