Ms. Dorthy Peterson of 908 Greenville Street passed away Monday.
Ms. Peterson, a native of LaGrange, was born August 14, 1927 and was the daughter of the late George Louis and Ida Broome Peterson. She was a childcare worker and cook. She joined the New Mount Olive Knotts Baptist Church early in her life.
Memories will be cherished by a loving and devoted daughter, Gwinuette Young, LaGrange; two grandchildren: Ellis Gates Jr. (Terri), LaGrange; Montoya Young (Christine), LaGrange; two great-grandchildren: Tidaysha and Tiana Gates, LaGrange; one brother, George W. Peterson, Seattle, WA; one sister, Vivian Peterson, LaGrange; adopted children: Myrtis Carr, Tiffaney Fannin, Sharon Fannin, Pamela Brooks, Lasonjie Bell, all of LaGrange; Chanden Cleveland, West Point; many nieces, nephews, other family and friends.
The funeral service will be Sunday, December 2, 2012 at 2:00PM at the New Mount Olive Knotts Baptist Church. Rev. Rufus Smith will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
The family will be at their home.
Condolences may be expressed by visiting www.lakesdunsonrobertson.com.
Lakes-Dunson-Robertson Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.