Viola Peters
1930 - 2021
Davis-Turner Funeral Service - Lynchburg
1016 Rivermont Ave.
Lynchburg, VA
Viola Peters

Viola Jeanette Jeffries Peters departed this life of Sunday, July 18, 2021. She was born on May 2, 1930, to the late Bessie Anne Wood Jeffries and Monroe Charlie Jeffries.

She was a faithful member and Deaconess of New Vine Baptist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her devoted husband, Leonard Peters; her loving daughter, Erna Peters Tweedy; and her three sisters, Ledora Allen, Nina May Christian, and Louise Jeffries Johnson.

Viola is survived by her daughter, Brenda Marie Peters; her son, Leonard Peters Jr.; her daughter, Debra Ann Peters; her daughter, Sharon Peters Lewis (Anthony Glass); her devoted sister-in-law, Crystal Peters; a brother-in-law, Clarence Johnson; and a son-in-law, and Kermit Tweedy, all of Lynchburg, Va.

A celebration of life will be held 1 p.m. Friday, July 23, 2021, at New Vine Baptist Church with the Rev. Daryl Drew, officiating and the Rev. Mack Johnson, eulogist. Interment will be held at the church cemetery. Service of comfort rendered by Davis-Turner Funeral Service.

Published by The News & Advance on Jul. 21, 2021.
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Brenda and Family! Our deepest condolences to you during your time of sadness. We are sending healing prayers of comfort to you. May God continue to bless and strengthen you. Please let us know if there is anything you need or anything that we can do for you. We love you! The Jennings Family
The Jennings Family
July 25, 2021
Sorry we couldn't be there but you are in our hearts and prayers. Sylvie and Sam wilson
Sylvie Wilson
July 23, 2021
Our minds still talk to her, Our hearts still look for her, But, in our soul we know she is at peace. With sympathy Melvin and Sheena
Melvin and Sheena
July 23, 2021
Fill your hearts with joy and love for your mother and know that she is at home with loved ones and feel no more pain.
Jackie and Greg Campbell
July 23, 2021
My deepest sympathy and prayers for comfort are extended to the entire family.
Claudette Shaw Haskins
July 22, 2021
Our sincere condolences to the Peters Family. Stay in Christ
Tim & Brenda James
July 21, 2021
"God knows just how much we can bare." My prayers are with the family. Mrs. Viola is a loving warrior and always kept a smile on her face. We have some great memories to share. Rejoice and know that God has His arms around her. With sympathy, Ressa
Teressa Hood
July 21, 2021
So sorry for your loss, continued prayers for the family.
Marilyn Crews
July 21, 2021
Brenda, I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your mother. My prayers and condolences are with you and your family. God bless. Addie Jennings
Addie Jennings
July 21, 2021
With deep sympathy because a loved one has passed away, and we would like to take your pain away, by showing the family that we care with words of sympathy from the heart. Written by mother Mrs.Karen Scott
The sons of the late Jerome Winston Campbell, Othell, Lashaun, and Chris Ca
July 21, 2021
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