Peter Walton, age 71, of Auburn, passed away Thursday, August 22, 2013.
During his life, he served in the United States Army as Sergeant First Class. Peter was a member of the First Christian Church of Winder. He enjoyed Michigan sports, bird watching, and gardening. He was preceded in death by his parents, Mort and Naomi Proper Walton.
Survivors include: his wife, Nancy Anne Walton of Auburn; sons and daughters-in-law, Peter Jr. (Camille) Walton of Acworth and Michael David (Diane) Walton of Durham, NC; and three grandchildren, Tori, Ali, and Cole Walton.
The family will receive friends from 5 – 7 p.m. on Thursday, August 29 at Smith Funeral Home. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, August 30 at the First Christian Church of Winder with Rev. Jim Brooks officiating.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The First Christian Church of Winder Benevolence Fund, 275 North 5th Ave., Winder, GA 30680.
Smith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.