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Marie Thomas Peterman

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Friday, December 18, 1936 - Sunday, June 8, 2014


Mrs. Marie Thomas Peterman of Malvern passed away Sunday, June 8, 2014 at SAMC. She was 77.


The family will receive friends on Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at Sorrells Funeral Home Chapel from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m.  Mrs. Peterman will then be taken to Purvis Cemetery for a graveside service with Rev. Hosea Parker officiating and Sorrells Funeral Home & Crematory of Slocomb directing.


Mrs. Peterman was born December 18, 1936 in Geneva County to the late Cohen and Mildred Collins Saunders. She was a lifelong resident of Malvern and graduated from Slocomb High School in 1955. Mrs. Peterman possessed a loving and kind spirit. She owned and operated Thomas Grocery in Malvern for many years and later retired from Sony. 


In addition to her parents, her first husband and the father of her children, Dolan Thomas preceded her in death. 


Survivors include her husband of six years, Ricky Peterman, Malvern; one daughter, Tammy VanWinkle (Tom), Slocomb; one son, Tommy Thomas, Malvern; two granddaughters: Rebecca Lea VanWinkle and Charla Deanna Thomas; three great grandchildren: Ashley, Nathan and Alex; one sister, Burma Katherine Proctor (Larry); two brothers: Billy Saunders (Betty), and Bruce Saunders (Melony) all of Malvern; several nieces, nephews and other extended family and friends.






Funeral Service

Date: Wednesday, June 11, 2014



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Elizabeth Gilley

Family, so sorry for the passing of a dear Mother Grandmother, Great-grandmother, Sister, and a host of family & friends, Marie, was a very dear person in.her life time. May God Bless you in this time and the days to come Praying for you the family and friends.

thollie clayton

So sorry for all of your loss. I loved Marie and I will always remember the good times we had. I know she is having a good time with all of her family and friends.

Tim Branton

I am sorry to hear about Marie. I have many fond memories of her. I will be praying for the family.

Sandy Saunders shinn

Tammy and tommy , I am so sorry for the loss of your sweet and lovely mother. My thoughts and prayers are with you and the rest of the family.

Rebecca Barrett

you know you are in my prays. with all my love Lynn

Billy and Carol Thomas

Dear Tammy and Family, We are so sorry to hear about Aunt Marie's passing. Want you to know that you all are in our thoughts and prayers. Wish we could be there with you. Love Always, Billy and Carol

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