Myra Ingram Peters

April 15, 1922 - June 03, 2012

Myra Ingram Peters, 90, of Floyd, passed away on Sunday, June 3, 2012 after a long battle with dementia. She was predeceased by her husband, J. Ford Peters and a son, Danny Dale Peters. She was an active member of Floyd Baptist Church and Pizarro Extension Club. She also worked as a clerk at a local grocery store until the young age of 78. She is survived by her son, Wendell Peters and his wife, Marie, of Floyd; Also surviving are two grandsons and spouses, Gary and Carrie Peters of Maple Hill, NC, and Brian and Susan Peters, of Greensboro, NC; one granddaughter, Anne Peters, of Riner, VA. Other survivors include two great-grandchildren, Andrew Peters of Maple Hill, NC, and Kristen Peters of Greensboro, NC. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, June 6, 2012 at Floyd Baptist Church with the Reverend Joe Womack officiating. Interment will follow at Jacksonville Cemetery. Friends may call after 12 p.m. on Tuesday at Gardner Funeral Home where the family will be from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Condolences to the family may be made at The family expresses special thanks to the nursing staff on C wing at Skyline Manor Nursing and Rehab for all of the love and care shown to our loved one. Arrangements are being handled by Gardner Funeral Home, Floyd.

Guest book

John & Myra Helm

June 04, 2012

You all are in my thoughts and prayers.


June 05, 2012


Diana Johnson

Pearisburg, VA
June 05, 2012

Wendell, I am sorry to learn of your mother's passing. Please know that you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers at this time. Diana Johnson


Pilot va
June 05, 2012

Toughts Prayers are with everyone Iwork at Skyline

Loretta Hylton

Floyd, VA
June 05, 2012

I am very sorry for your loss. I know its never easy. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Sheena Brown

Floyd, VA
June 05, 2012

Myra will always hold a special place in my heart. She will truely be missed! Praying for your family.

Patsy H. East

Floyd, Va.
June 06, 2012

Sorry for your loss..May God wrap his arms around you and help you get through this difficult time.

Deborah Carter

June 06, 2012

Wendell and Marie, We are sorry for the loss of Myra. She was such a kind lady. We really enjoyed meeting her and Ford when we first came to Floyd. They were a great pair! We will keep your family in our prayers. John and Deborah Carter

Jean Wright

Check, VA
June 07, 2012

Our prayers and thoughts are with the family and friends in this time of loss. The Wright Family, Silveon, Jean, Teresa, Greg & Tara Wright