Lula Whitson Peterson

July 10, 1937 - May 2, 2021 (83 years old)

Burnsville, North Carolina

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With heavy hearts, we announce the death of Lula Whitson Peterson (Burnsville, North Carolina), who passed away on May 2, 2021 at the age of 83. Family and friends are welcome to leave their condolences on this memorial page and share them with the family.

She was predeceased by : her parents, Frank Whitson and Estella Horton Whitson; her husband Arvel Peterson; and her siblings, D. M. Whitson, Inez Peterson and Pearl Lee Peterson.

She is survived by : her daughter Loretta Lynn Zahn (Martin); her grandchildren, Justin Howell of Green Mountain and Jessica Forbes (Kyle) of Bakersville; her great grandchildren, Millie Howell, Silas Forbes and Walker Forbes; her siblings, Boyd Whitson (Rhonda) of Kings Mountain, Daris Whitson of Kings Mountain and Erna Lee Harris (Thomas) of Dallas; and her pet Oreo. She is also survived by Numerous nieces, nephews and other extended family.

Visitation was held on Friday, May 7th 2021 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM at the Chapel of Yancey Funeral Services (378 Charlie Brown Rd, Burnsville, NC 28714). A graveside service was held on Friday, May 7th 2021 at 2:00 PM at the Peterson Cemetery (9900 NC-197, Green Mountain, NC 28740).

The family would also request memorial donations be made to hospice at 236 Hospital Drive, Spruce Pine, NC 28777.

Funeral arrangement under the care of
Yancey Funeral Services



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Chapel of Yancey Funeral Services
378 Charlie Brown Rd, Burnsville, NC 28714

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May 07

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Peterson Cemetery
9900 NC-197, Green Mountain, NC 28740

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