Alice Elizabeth Peterson

Alice Elizabeth Peterson

Funeral services for Alice Elizabeth Peterson, age 92, of Oak Grove, Louisiana will be 2:00PM, Saturday, August 10, 2013, at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Oak Grove, Louisiana with Father Mark Watson officiating. Interment will be in the False River Memorial Park Cemetery in New Roads, Louisiana. Services are under the direction of Cox Funeral Home.

Visitation will be Friday from 5:00PM - 8:00PM at Cox Funeral Home with a vigil service at 7:00PM.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Jules Joseph Cazayoux Sr. and Celeste Antonia Gosserand Cazayoux; brother, Jules J. Cazayoux Jr.; sister, Clara Cazayoux Kolb.

Mrs. Peterson was a native of New Roads, Louisiana. She graduated from Louisiana State University. She and her husband moved to Oak Grove, Louisiana in November 1945. She taught for many years in the West Carroll School System, where she taught high school English. She attended Sacred Heart Catholic Church, where she was a member of the Altar Society. She was a member and former Regent of the General William Carroll Chapter of the DAR. She was a member and officer of the Oak Grove Garden Club. She served as a Cooperative Member of the National Weather Service for many years.

Alice is survived by her husband of 68 years, Jessee Peterson of Oak Grove, Louisiana; daughter and son-in-law, Cathy and Randy Chick of Fayetteville, Arkansas; grandson, Jonathan Chick of Fayetteville, Arkansas; granddaughter, Zoe Chick of Chiang Mai, Thailand.

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Cox Funeral Home

Oak Grove, LA

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Cox Funeral Homes
200 E Noble St Oak Grove, LA 71263
(318) 428-3263

Published in The News Star on Aug. 6, 2013