Harriet Elaine Peterson
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Harriet Elaine Peterson
  • June 12, 1952 - June 4, 2015
  • North Carolina

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Harriet Elaine Peterson, 62, of Hickory, passed away Thursday, June 4, 2015 at Brian Center Health and Rehabilitation Center.
Harriet was born in Burke County, North Carolina on June 12, 1952 to the late Sonny Davis and Alice Lucille Peterson. She was a machine operator with Dana Corp. in Morganton. Harriet was a loving mother and grandmother who enjoyed knitting, crafting, cooking. Most of all, she enjoyed spending time with her friends and family, all of whom, she loved dearly. She will be greatly missed.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Laura Peterson; and a brother, Donald "Buckeye" Peterson.
Survivors include a daughter, Kimberly Peterson of Morganton; four sisters, Mary Pearson and husband Kenneth of Charlotte, Hazel Peterson, Roxanne Peterson, and Rosetta Corpening, all of Morganton; a brother, Calvin Peterson of Killeen, Texas; three grandchildren, Brittany Peterson of Greensboro, Julius Peterson, and Harper Peterson, both of Morganton; a niece, Tara Peterson; and a nephew, Brian Weir, both of Morganton.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, June 11, 2015 at the Memorial Chapel of Kirksey Funeral Home in Morganton. Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.kirkseymorganton.com.