Ronnie L. Peterson


Ronnie L. Peterson

Funeral services for Ronnie L. Peterson, 50, of Lufkin will be held Monday, February 18, 2008 at 2:30 p.m. in the Carroway-Claybar Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Welton Blackmon and The Reverend Doug Tucker officiating. Graveside services will follow at 4:00 p.m. in the Carlisle Community Cemetery, Trinity County, Texas.

Mr. Peterson was born June 14, 1957 in Crockett and died Friday, February 15, 2008 in a local hospital.    He had resided in Lufkin most of his life.

Ronnie had been employed with American Color Graphics as a pressman for 25 years.  He enjoyed hunting and fishing and loved gardening.  Mr. Peterson was a member of Denman Avenue Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Karen Peterson of Lufkin; sons, Josh Peterson and Jacob Peterson of Lufkin; brother, Kenneth G. Peterson of Trinity; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends; grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Marne Nagle of Houston; and his special little girl, Heidi.

Mr. Peterson was preceded in death by his parents, R. L. Hobbs and Glenda Mitchell.

In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to The University of Texas, M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, P.O. Box 4486, Houston, Texas 77210-4486.

The family will welcome friends and loved ones from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Sunday evening at the funeral home.

Carroway-Claybar Funeral Home, Lufkin, directors.