On January 8, 2019, Susie Roberta Peterson made her heavenly transition from this earthly home to her heavenly home at the age of 81. Susie, was born July 5th,1937, to her parents John E. Merriweather and Julia Bullock in Luverne, Alabama. Susie, was a avid homemaker, a loving wife to her loving husband JD Peterson of 64 years of marriage. Susie was a loving mother to her children, loving grandmother, loving great grandmother and sister, for her entire life. Susie’s entire life was dedicated to her children, family and her faith in GOD. Susie, was a dedicated mother first and foremost. She treasured her children, grand children and embraced them with love at every moment. Susie, has instilled strong family values in all of her family members a living legacy. Susie had a vivacious personality and would always make people happy when in her presence. She made friends everywhere she went. Susie, never met a stranger, her heart was golden and would open up her home to many. Susie, would give her last dime if she felt it would help someone. To know her is to love her as we do.
Susie was preceded in death by parents John Merriweather and Julia Bullock (Husband) J.D. Peterson, (Daughter) Diane Roberson, (Son) James Peterson, (Brother) Bob Merriweather, (Brother) John Merriweather, (Sister) Callie Holston, (Brother in law) S.C. Peterson, (Sister) Jo Merriweather Bogan. Susie leaves to cherish her loving memory (Son) Sam (Keisha) Peterson of Canton, OH, Daughter Debra (Charles) Frazier of Canton, OH, (Daughter) Tammy Peterson of Canton, OH, (Daughter) LeeAnn Bryant of Canton, OH, (Daughter) Patricia (Andrew) Smith of Canton, OH, (Daughter) Denise (Oscar) Skinner of Canton, OH, (Daughter) Robin (Thomas) Peterson/Wolbert of Canton, OH, (Daughter) Ruthie (Leon) Campbell of Canton, OH, (Daughter) Vanessa Peterson of Canton, OH, (Brother) Early Merriweather of Massillon, OH (Sister) Mamie (Ted) Denny of Detroit, MI, Bertha (Glen) Peterson of Detroit, MI, (Sister in law) Vera Butler of Detroit, MI, (Sister in law) Beatrice (SC) Peterson of Detroit, MI. Susie also leaves to cherish her memories to her grandchildren, great grand, great-great grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews.