Jan. 2, 1939―July 28, 2015 Mary Veachel Peterson, 76, of Crossville, passed away July 28, 2015, at Cumberland Medical Center in Crossville. She was born Jan. 2, 1939, in Livingston, TN, the daughter of the late Clarence Cordell Carter and Norma Erma (Taylor) Carter. She was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith. She is survived by her husband, John Peterson of Crossville; sons, Lawrence Dale Peterson and Randy Wayne Peterson, both of Crossville; daughter, Linda Gail Peterson, of Crossville; granddaughter, Katlyn Danielle Peterson of Crossville; and brothers, Shirley Carter and Cordell Carter, both of Crossville. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sisters, Joyce Faye Carter, Anna Ruth Davis and Lois Mae Piercy. Funeral services were held at Bilbrey Funeral Home Aug. 1, with Bro. David Harp officiating. Interment was in Crossville City Cemetery. Bilbrey Funeral Home, Inc. (www.bilbreyfh.com) was in charge of the arrangements.