Dorothy Elva Peterson of Paris, Missouri | 1931 - 2018 | Obituary
August 06, 1931 - July 25, 2018
Dorothy Elva Peterson, 86, of Paris, passed away on Wednesday morning at the Monroe Manor Nursing Home in Paris.
Mrs. Peterson was born on August 6, 1931 in Moberly, MO, the daughter of Leslie and Leona Fowler Clark. Dorothy married Russell Peterson on August 9, 1949 in Moberly, MO and he preceded her in death on February 11, 2017. Survivors include one son; Ron (Lisa) Peterson of Perry; seven grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, one son, Wayne Peterson; one daughter-in-law, Betty Peterson; two brothers Don Clark and Bobby Clark.
Dorothy and Russell owned and operated Peterson’s Foods in Paris and Center for 33 years. She was a member of the Paris United Methodist Church.
Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, July 28, 2018 at the Agnew funeral Home at 11:00 a.m. with Reverend Steve Goughnour officiating. Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m., until time of service on Saturday. Burial will be in Walnut Grove Cemetery in Paris.
Memorials may be made to the Monroe County Cancer supporters.