Vida Gwen Peterson, 88, of Hillsville, passed away at Heritage Hall Laurel Meadows Nursing Home on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013.
She was preceded in death by her husband Frederick Peterson.
Survivors include one daughter and son-in-law, Brita and Jimmy Hash of Austinville, Va.; step-daughter and son-in-law, Brenda and Robert Rose of Minneola, Fla.; step-son and daughter-in-law, Dr. Gilbert and Deloris Peterson of Lititz, Pa.; grandson and spouse, Jonathan and Allison Semones of Hillsville, Va.; sister, Shirley Blevins of Pinnacle, N.C. Other children include Laura Gibson of Wytheville, Va., and James Gibson of Cedar Bluff, Va.; and other grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Vida Ellen Boise.
Her special caregivers were the Heritage Hall Laurel Meadows Nursing Home Staff.
Funeral services were held at the First Baptist Church in Hillsville on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, at 11 a.m. with Pastor Michael Shockley and the Rev. Wayne Pickett officiating. Interment followed in the Gladesboro Lutheran Cemetery. The family received friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 4, 2013, at the church.
Online condolence may be made by visiting www.maberryfuneralhome.com