Billy Ray Peters, 81, of Owensville, Mo., passed away on Thurs. Aug. 16, 2018, at Mercy Hospital in Washington.
He was born on Feb. 23, 1937, to Mary Peters at High Gate.
He was united in marriage on Sept. 23, 2005, to Mindy Sue Rumans at Eureka Springs, Ark.
Billy Ray enjoyed fishing, camping and spending time with family.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Peters and first wife, Marilyn Branson Peters.
He is survived by his wife, Mindy Sue of Owensville; son, Scott Peters; daughter, Pam Little and husband Kevin of Clinton; stepson; Joshua Rogers and wife Rachel of Owensville; grandchildren, Josh Little and wife Jana of Pleasant Hill, Jeremy Little and wife Ashley and Sarah McCartney all of Clinton, Doug Peters and wife Brooke of New Bloomfield; Derek Peters of St. Charles, Holi Wyatt of Holts Summit; and Tara Rogers and Jacob Rogers both of Owensville; and 12 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held on Tues. Aug. 21 from 4-6 p.m. at Gottenstroeter Funeral Home in Owensville.
Memorial service will follow at 6 p.m. with Duane Berry as the officiant.