Lucile M. PETERS
Parklawn-Wood Funeral Home
2551 North Armistead Ave
Hampton, VA
HAMPTON - Lucile Moody Peters, 94, passed away at home on April 3, 2011, after a brief illness. She was born in Waynesville, N.C., on June 3, 1916.
She was a graduate of Asheville Teachers College in North Carolina and taught first and second grades in the Hampton schools for more than 30 years, retiring in 1976.
She was the widow of Luke Peters and is survived by her daughters, Yvonne Hoyle of Springfield (Henry), Karen Curling of Richmond (Montee), and Jeanne Peters of Hampton; grandchildren, Julie Myers (Mark), Philip Hoyle (Tabitha), and Steven Hoyle (Kristen); eight great-grandchildren; her brothers, Charles Moody of Florida and Wayne Moody of Florida; her sister, Susie Campbell of North Carolina; and many nieces and nephews.
A private burial will be held at Parklawn Memorial Park followed by a memorial service at 11:30 a.m. Friday, April 8, 2011, at Wythe Presbyterian Church, with a reception afterwards. The Rev. Arthur F. Jensen will officiate.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Wythe Presbyterian Church, Attn: Myanmar Support Fund, 151 Robinson Rd., Hampton VA 23661.
Friends are encouraged to visit to share memories and words of condolence with the family.
Arrangements are under the care of Parklawn-Wood Funeral Home, 2551 N. Armistead Ave., Hampton, VA 23666. View and post condolences on our online guestbook at

Published by Daily Press from Apr. 6 to Apr. 8, 2011.
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Yvonne and Henry, We are sorry to hear about the loss of your Mother. It's so difficult losing a parent no matter what age that we are. Take care and God Bless. Pauline and Charles Shofner
April 8, 2011
To the Peters family,
Mrs. Peters was my first grade teacher a long time ago. She always made each of her students feel very smart and special, it was the best start for my academic life. My prayers are with her and her family.
Theresa Ray Kyle
April 8, 2011
Dear Jeannie, Yvonnie and Kay, Vel joins me in saying how sorry we are in the passing of your mother. I am just so greatful that I was able to spend time in Hampton with all of you her last few days. I do remember all the fun times I had with you all and your mom and dad when all of us were growning up and will always treasure those memories. See you all soon. Barbara Braig Ward
Barbara Braig Ward
April 7, 2011
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