Mrs. Ardessie Harper Peters of Bogalusa died on Monday, December 2, 2013 at her home in Bogalusa, LA.
Mrs. Peters was preceded in death by her husband, Mr. Harry Peters, Sr.; daughter, Mrs. Patricia Lawrence and son, Mr. Robert Harper; her parents, Mr. Alex Harper and Mrs. Louanna Harper; two brothers, Mr. John Harper and Mr. Charlie Harper.
Mrs. Peters is survived by her loving family: children, Mrs. Deborah Harper Torrence (Melvin) of Hattiesburg, MS, Mrs. Lydia Peters Johnson (William) of Columbia, TN, Mr. Harry Peters, Jr.(Gloria) of Gastonia, NC, and Mrs. Linda Peters Jones(J.T.) of Hattiesburg, MS; two brothers, Mr. Floyd Harper of Las Vegas, NV and Mr. Charles Harper of Memphis, TN; three sisters, Mrs. Wilene Gordon of Amite, LA, Ms Doris Harper of Bogalusa, LA and Ms Lois Harper of Bogalusa, LA; one aunt, Jarutha Booth of Bassfield, MS; six grandchildren, Spencer Torrence, Saxton Torrence, Gregory Lane Lawrence, Jerry Richardson, Ryan Lawrence and Lauren Jones; eight great grandchildren, one great great grandchild; seven nieces, four nephews, and many relatives and friends.
She will lie in state on Friday, December 6, 2013 from 2:00 - 6:00PM with a family hour from 6:00 – 7:00PM at Crain and Sons Funeral Home in Bogalusa, LA
Funeral service will be held on Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 3:00PM at the Sweet Beulah Baptist Church on 1408 North Roosevelt St. Bogalusa, LA, with Rev. Dr. James Magee – Pastor Officiating; Rev. Danny Young - Eulogist. Interment will be in the Bogalusa Cemetery. Please sign guestbook at www.crainandsons.com.