Wendell G. Peters passed away June 7, 2020 at home. He was born June 15, 1941 and was preceded in death by his parents, Julian Ford Peters and Myra Ingram Peters, and one brother, Danny Dale Peters. He married his high school sweetheart, Marie Moran Peters, in a union that lasted 58 years. Wendell is also survived by his two sons, their wives and their children: Gary Peters (Carrie) and son Andrew, Brian Peters (Susan) and daughter Kristen. He is also survived by Anne Peters, his niece.
Wendell was an accountant by trade having obtained an associates degree in accounting from National Business College. Vocationally, Wendell practiced accounting and tax for 46 years. Most recently, Wendell served as the Clerk of Circuit Court in Floyd County for 24 years until he retired.
Funeral Services will be Wednesday June 10, 2020 at 11:00 AM at Gardner Funeral Home with Pastor Jeff Hudgins officiating. Interment will follow in Jacksonville Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Tuesday June 9, 2020 from 6 until 8 PM at the Gardner Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at Gardnerfuneralhomefloyd.com or on Facebook @gardnerfuneralhomefloyd. The family is being served by Gardner Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations in Wendell’s memory to Carilion Clinic Hospice, c/o Carilion Clinic Foundation, PO Box 12187, Roanoke, VA 24023