Originally created 05/01/01

Mr. George Peterson



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest on Wednesday, April 25, 2001, at St. Joseph Hospital, Mr. George S. "Stick" Peterson of 2nd Ave. Mr. Peterson was a native of Augusta and a member of Elim Baptist Church of which Rev. Dr. Charles Smith is pastor from which funeral services will be held today, Tuesday, May 1, 2001, at 11 a.m. Interment will be in Summerville Cemetery. Survivors include two sons, Mr. George Cornell Peterson, Mr. Walter D. Peterson; a daughter-in-law, Mrs. Mary A. Peterson; three nieces, nephews, grand nieces; two grandchildren, Travis Lenell Peterson, Tarvaros Terell Peterson; a great-granddaughter, Selena Terrell; sister-in-law, Mrs. Irene Peterson, Newark, N.J.; a very devoted friend, Mrs. Mary H. Elps. The remains will lie in state at the church from 10 a.m. until the hour of the services and will not be viewed after the eulogy. Family and friends will assemble at 2361 Mount Auburn St. at 10:45 a.m. The Historic Dents Undertaking Establishment serving the CSRA since the 1800s. The Augusta Chronicle-May 1, 2001