PETERSON, Della Mae  -


Peterson, Della Mae


Was born on Tuesday, May 8, 1951 to the union of Clearetta and Jimmie Peterson, Sr. in Selma, Alabama.  She was a graduate of Jefferson Township High School in May 1970.  And was a General Motors employee for 12 years, Inland Division.


Della accepted the Lord, Jesus, as her personal Savior at an early age.  She was baptized and served at Mt. Paran Missionary Baptist Church, singing in the choir, serving on the Missionary Society Board and faithfully attending Sunday School.  She also attended St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church., Dayton, Ohio.


She is preceded in death by her mother, Mrs. Clearetta Peterson, her maternal grandmother, Dela Autry and her paternal grandparents, Bester and Ethel Peterson.


She leaves to cherish her memories, her father, Jimmie Peterson, Sr. and brother Jimmie Peterson, Jr., and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, & other relatives and friends.


Visitation will be 10-11 A.M., Friday, March 31, 2017, Funeral Service at Mt. Paran Baptist Church, 213 Oberlin Avenue. Interment West Memory Gardens.


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