Raymond Earl Peters

Raymond Earl Peters

Raymond Earl Peters

December 26, 1933

December 20, 2017

Raymond Earl Peters, 83, of Buffalo, passed away Dec. 20, in Hillsboro. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 27, at Blair-Stubbs Chapel in Mexia with Dr. Jeff Hatton officiating. Interment followed in the Mexia Cemetery. David Smiley, Kenneth Smiley, Stephen Smiley, William Baker, Keith Carter, and Stephen Decker served as pallbearers. Visitation with the family was from 10 11 a.m. Wednesday, at Blair-Stubbs Funeral Home. Raymond was born December 26, 1933, in Mexia, to Elmer and Grace Crook Peters. After graduating from Mexia High School, he furthered his education receiving a degree from North Texas University. Raymond, also, proudly served is country in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War. Raymond retired from TU Electric’s Big Brown Generating Plant, after 21 years of service as a mechanic. Retirement just allowed him to devote more time to raise cattle. He loved raising Hereford cattle and belonging to their association; he enjoyed country living. Raymond was outgoing, enjoyed interacting with people, and made friends easily. He was one that would do anything he could to help family, friends or most anyone.

 

 

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