Florence Lucy Green Peters, 97, Ringgold

Florence Lucy Green Peters, 97, of Ringgold, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, July 19 2017 at her residence.

A lifelong resident of the Ringgold area, she was a former employee of Sweetwater Carpet where she worked for 19 years and was of the Baptist faith.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Ira E. Peters; parents, William "Jeff" and Lula Freeman Green; grandson, Denny Peters; great granddaughter, Brianna Mosley; sister, Mildred Brock and five brothers, Arnold Green, Carl Green, Fred Manis, Lewis Manis, and Lamar Manis.

She is survived by five children, Kenneth (Linda) Peters, Marion (Myra) Peters, Howard (Johnnie) Peters, Gary (Della) Peters and Brenda (Herman) Kapherr all of Ringgold, GA.; brother, Earnest (Dorothy) Green of Ringgold, GA, eleven grandchildren, seventeen great grandchildren, three great great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.

Graveside services: 2:30 P.M. Friday July 21, 2017 at Gordy Cemetery with Bro. Herman Kapherr officiating.

Visitation: Friday from noon to 2 P.M. at the funeral home.

Arrangements: Wilson Funeral Home Wallis-Stewart Chapel Ringgold, Georgia.

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