PERRYVILLE - Lou Ella Peters, 73, formerly of Gideon, died Oct. 29, 2004, at her home.
Born Oct. 17, 1931, at Lavalle, daughter of the late John and Francis Garner Trammell, she retired after 17 years of employment as a line worker for Federal Mogul. She was a member of the Trinity Baptist Church in St. Mary's.
On July 21, 1946, at Zalma, she married John Peters who preceded her in death on Sept. 3, 1987.
Survivors include: four sons, Gary Peters and Danny Peters of Perryville and Johnny Peters and Shawn Peters of Gideon; three daughters, Judy Sawyer of Moline, Ill., and Sharon Walk and Brenda Lafferty of Perryville; and 21 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren.
Two brothers, four sisters and three great-grandchildren also preceded her in death.
Services are scheduled for 1:30 p.m. today at Morgan Funeral Home in Advance. The Rev. Leon Corzine will officiate.
Burial will follow in Mount Pleasant Cemetery at McGee.