Cassius Henri Peterson, age 49, of Morganton, died Thursday May 15, 2013 at Burke Hospice and Palliative Care. He was born in Burke County on March 11, 1964 to Henry Robinson and Sarah Elizabeth Peterson Nichols. Mr. Peterson love to cook, fish and being around his family. He also worked as a Pottery Maker and was of the Holiness faith. He was preceded in death by a Aunt, Daisy Feaster; paternal grandparents, Mr.and Mrs. Henry Robinson Sr and maternal grandmother, Fronia Peterson.
Those left to cherish her memory in addition to his parents include his wife, Margaret Laura Peterson; Step mother, Mary Robinson of Morganton; Step father, Nickie Nichols of Morganton; son, Cassie Deamo of Morganton and Step-son Marcus Connelly; four brothers, Larry Peterson of Morganton, Ronald Robinson of Morganton, Donald Robinson of Hendersonville and Eric Robinson of Morganton; two sisters; Andrea Walker and husband Alan of Lenoir, Yulonda Cambrell and husband Cambell of Fayetteville; Aunt, Sarah Peterson and husband Tommy of Morganton Special Aunt, Mary Ruth Jenkins of Morganton and special Great Aunt, Rosalee Max of Morganton; eight step grandchildren. Host of nieces, nephews, great nieces, cousins and friends.
Graveside service will be held at 2:00 PM Saturday May 18, 2013 at Fullwood Cemetery with Bishop Shawn Hooper officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Burke Hospice and Palliative Care, 1721 Enon Road, Valdese, NC 28690 or to the
, 1901 Brunswick Ave. Charlotte, NC 28207.
Kirksey Funeral Home, Morganton, has the honor of serving the Peterson family. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.kirkseymorganton.com.