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“Sharing in your sadness as you remember Mr Peterson. He was one of my favorite teachers when I attended Las Cruces High School. I am thankful that...Read More »
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“Sorry to hear about his passing. Condolences to the family. ”
2 of 2 | Posted by: Pamela (Hendon) Fernandez - TX

James was born on January 4, 1926 and passed away on Saturday, August 17, 2019.

James was a resident of Las Cruces, New Mexico at the time of passing.

After James graduated high school, he attended one semester at the University of Iowa before joining the Army to serve his country in WWII.

Funeral Service is scheduled for 12:00 noon on Monday, August 26, 2019 at La Paz-Graham's Funeral Home, 555 West Amador, Las Cruces, NM 88005. Burial will follow at Garden of Memories Cemetery in Hatch, NM.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to his daughters' dog rescue: 2 Hearts 4 Paws Refuge, Po Box 125 Radium Springs NM 88054 Arrangements are with La Paz-Grahams Funeral Home 555 West Amador, las Cruces NM 88005.