CANDOR - Roger Duane "Pete" Peterson, 69, of Manor Care
Nursing Home, formerly of Candor, died Monday August 2, 1993.
There will be a private graveside service.
Mr. Peterson was a native of New York, a veteran of World War II,
and a cartoon artist.
Surviving are sons, Ron Peterson of Troy, Bill
Peterson of Candor; daughters, Mrs. Candice Ballard of Sarasota,
Fla., Mrs. Penny Patterson of Tenn.; brothers, Howard Peterson,
Kenneth Peterson, both of Lakeland, Fla.; nine grandchildren.
The family will receive friends 7-9 tonight at the home a son, Bill
Peterson, Dowd Road, Candor.
Lanier-Briggs Funeral Home of Candor is in charge of arrangements.
(Greensboro News & Record, Greensboro, NC, 3 Aug 1993, Page B3 -
courtesy of Tedd Cocker)
Draft registration card
for Roger D. Peterson of Condor (Montgomery county), North Carolina
was updated to reflect that he had been discharged.
Note that his
telephone number shows that the exchange was "Condor" (the town's
name) and "15" being the home phone. With today's Condor
population exceeding 3,000 families, that number would be quite
Roger died on 2 August
1993 in Pinehurst (Moore), NC, less than 5 miles outside the Fort
Bragg perimeter and only 20 miles from his hometown of Condor.
Burial details are