Curtis Wayne Peterson, Sr., 74, of Bryan, TX (formerly of the Kurten Community passed away Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at his home. Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 PM Friday, April 6, 2012 at Rock Prairie Church in North Zulch with the burial to follow at Rock Prairie Cemetery. Bro. Olan Weaver will officiate.
Curtis was born on January 16, 1938 in Houston to James Columbus and Sudie (Ackley) Peterson. He attended Jefferson Davis High School and served his country in The United States Army. Curtis was a member of Iron Workers Local 84 where he spent many years on construction projects associated with Texas A & M University. After retiring, he began his second career in the real estate industry working for many years with Equity Real Estate throughout The Brazos Valley. 1 Corinthians 13:4-7; known to many as the love chapter in The Bible; had a special meaning in Curtis’s life. Curtis was preceded in death by his parents and his siblings; A.J., Lester, Maxine, Kenneth, and Donald.
He is survived by his wife of over fifty years, Patsy (Williamson) Peterson; his son, Curtis Peterson, Jr. and wife Sharon; his daughter, Patti Mace and husband Barry; his daughter, Nancy Perkins and husband David; grandchildren; great-grandchildren; his sister, Ruby Knighten and husband Don; his sister-in-laws, Dell Peterson, Marie Peterson, and Juanita Peterson; and numerous other relatives.