Elijah Peters, 77, a native of Verdunville and a resident of Franklin, died Saturday, June 2, 2012, at 8:35 a.m., at Franklin Foundation Hospital.
Visitation will be Saturday, June 16 at Jones Funeral Home in Franklin, from 9 a.m. until funeral service at 11:30 a.m. Burial will follow in the Little Zion Cemetery in Verdunville.
Elijah leaves to cherish his memories five sons, Elijah Peters Jr. of Sacramento, California, Kerry Peters of Verdunville, Christopher Peters of Tucson, Arizona, Kennedy Gunner of Franklin and Eddie Wayne Campbell of Texas; two daughters, Jeanette Peters of Franklin and Lucinda Parker of Patterson; one sister, Ruby Moore and one brother, Charles Peters, both of Franklin; 16 grandchildren; 20 great grandchildren; one great great grandchild; and a host of relatives and friends.
Jones Funeral Home of Franklin/ Morgan City/ Jeanerette is in charge of arrangements. Please visit www.jones-funeral-home.com to send condolences to the family.