Katherine Beatty Peters
Katherine Beatty Peters
  • December 31, 1928 - January 17, 2018
  • North Carolina

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Katherine Beatty Peters died on January 17, 2018. She was born on December 31, 1928 in Charlotte, NC to the late Joe and Kathleen McCorkle Beatty.
Katherine graduated from Central High School in Charlotte and Lees McRae College in Banner Elk. While attending Lees McRae she met Elbert "Eb" Peters and they were married on March 4,1951. She enjoyed working in the medical field as an administrator for many years. Her last employment was office manager for The Raleigh Eye Center. Katherine was an avid antique collector and bridge player. Many fun years were spent with family and friends at their home in Pine Knoll Shores. She was a member of Hayes Barton United Methodist Church for over fifty years.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Elbert L. Peters in February of
2017; and her sister, Joann Peake and husband Herb.
She is survived by her three daughters, Kathy Peters of Morganton, Suzanne Pecheles and husband Brian of Greenville and Betsy Peters of Richmond, VA; and her 3 grandchildren, J. Brian Pecheles, and Katherine and Andrew Peters. She is also survived by her brother, Joe Beatty and wife Jane of Greensboro; as well as several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. in the auditorium of Springmoor Retirement Community, 1500 Sawmill Rd., Raleigh.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hayes Barton United Methodist Church, 2209 Fairview Road, Raleigh, NC 27608, or the YMCA of the Triangle - We Build People Campaign, 801 Corporate Center Drive, Suite 200 Raleigh, NC 27607.
Arrangements by Brown-Wynne Funeral Home, St. Mary's Street, Raleigh, NC.