John Jake “J.L.” Peterson

September 22, 1940 - April 6, 2021 (80 years old)

Blacksburg, South Carolina

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We are sad to announce that on April 6, 2021, at the age of 80, John Jake Peterson of Blacksburg, South Carolina passed away. Family and friends can send flowers and condolences in memory of the loved one. Leave a sympathy message to the family on the memorial page of John Jake Peterson to pay them a last tribute.

He was predeceased by : his parents, Willie Peterson and Nuna Peterson; his former wife Evelyn Wyatt Peterson; his grandson Adam Jarrett Peterson Jr.; and his siblings, Harvey, David, Floyd Peterson, Louise Moore, Irene Giles, Thelma Neeling and Nellie Wylie.

He is survived by : his wife Valerie Eaker Peterson; his children, Wayne Earl Peterson of Gastonia, Jarrett Peterson of Blacksburg, Doug Eaker of Blacksburg, Christine P. Alexander of Smyrna and Joy Painter of Blacksburg; and his sisters, Shirley Rudasill of Gastonia and Hazel Hollins of Blacksburg. He is also survived by nine grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation was held on Thursday, April 8th 2021 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM at the Gordon Mortuary (400 W Cherokee St, Blacksburg, SC 29702). A burial was held on Friday, April 9th 2021 at 1:00 PM at the Canaan United Methodist Church (4810 Canaan Church Rd, Smyrna, SC 29743).

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Apr 08

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Gordon Mortuary
400 W Cherokee St, Blacksburg, SC 29702

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Apr 09

Burial

Canaan United Methodist Church
4810 Canaan Church Rd, Smyrna, SC 29743

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