Born: December 23, 1931
Died: December 02, 2013
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.