The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

November 8, 2012

William Lee “Bill” Peters

Published 11-8-12

Enid News and Eagle

ENID — Funeral service for William Lee “Bill” Peters, 75, of Enid, will be 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 9, 2012, at Stittsworth Memory Chapel, with Chaplain Steve Meier officiating. Military rites will be coordinated by the honorable Silver Talon Honor Guard stationed at Vance Air Force Base. Bill’s family has selected the Stittsworth Family to handle arrangements.

Bill was born July 31, 1937, in Texhoma, Okla., the son of Robert Floyd and Gladys Aline Reynolds Peters and passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012, at his residence.

Bill married Janice Patterson in Las Vegas on May 17, 1971. He worked as an owner-operator truck driver for 30 years.

Bill was a member of the Moose Lodge as well as an “athlete fisherman.”

Survivors include his wife, Janice of the residence; son, Mark Patterson of Aline; daughter, Marla Valentine of Norman; nine grandchildren; two great-granddaughters; sister, Gayle Cable; and brother, Jerry.

Bill was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Bob and Joe Peters.

The family has selected OMRF, cancer division, as appropriate for memorial donations with the Stittsworth Family coordinating. Remembrances may be shared online at

(Submitted by family)