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Jimmy Norton Peterson, Sr.

Jimmy Norton Peterson, Sr.
  • May 21, 1931 - September 17, 2015
  • Maryville, Tennessee

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“I always loved hearing Uncle Jim call me "sugar" with that deeply southern accent of his. I love you Aunt June and cousin Jimmy. May God's Peace that...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Elizabeth Beavers - Chatsworth, GA

“We'll miss you hawsfly... see you again on the other side, when the lord calls me home. ”
2 of 7 | Posted by: Brian Clements - Southaven, MS

“Aunt June, I am so sorry for your loss. You are in my prayers. We all love you. My Mom, daughter and brother will see you tomorrow. ”
3 of 7 | Posted by: Lisa Greene - Maryville, TN

“I am so sorry for your loss. My son is out of town and I have their 3 small children this weekend, so I may not make it. Please know you are in my...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Charlotte Kesley - Cleveland, TN

“We have been keeping you in our prayers we know your loss is great we pray that God will comfort you through this difficult time we love you very...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Marvin & Judy Boring - Crandall, GA

“Sweet Aunt June - you and Jimmy are in my prayers as you work through your terrible loss. I hope you will find peace. Love you! ”
6 of 7 | Posted by: Cynthia Worde Vilela - GA - niece

“Due to previous commitments I am unable to be at the funeral, however, June, you and Jimmy are in my prayers at this time and wish for you the...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Randy Worde - Cleveland, TN


Jimmy Norton Peterson Sr. passed away peacefully at home and went to be with his heavenly father at the age of 84. He was born May 21, 1931 in Maryville. Jim served 31 years in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Nashville District. After retirement, he lived in Pleasant View, TN and enjoyed farming, cattle, fishing, and hunting. He was preceded in death by his second born son, Jeffrey Allen; Mother & Father, Allen & Pearl Justice Peterson; Brothers, Reuben & Jack; Sister, Sally Talbott. Survivors include: His Loving Wife of 60 years, Alma June Boring Peterson; Son, Jimmy Norton Peterson, Jr.; Brother, Bill Peterson; many nieces and nephews. Family and friends will assemble for graveside service and interment at 3:00 PM, Sunday, September 20, 2015 at Grandview Cemetery with Rev. Mark Martin officiating. Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 865-983-1000, www.SmithFuneralandCremation.com.