Melvada E. Peters, 88, of Knightstown, passed away Monday, Jan. 4, 2016. She was born March 6, 1927, in Pleasant Plains, Ill., a daugther of William M. and Opal M. (Kinnaman) Clark.
She is survived by a daugther, Carol Ann (Jerry) Gideon of Spiceland; a son, Tom Peters of Knightstown; one grandchild; a sister, Wanda Clark of Greenfield; a brother, Dennis (Gerri) Clark of Knighstown; several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, of 68 years, Richard L. Peters; sisters, Marie Peters and Julia Nichols and brothers, Alva Clark and William Clark.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. -1 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016, at Hinsey-Brown Funeral Service Knightstown Chapel. Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Burial will follow in Glen Cove Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Raysville Friends Church, 9219 S Meridian St. Knightstown, IN 46148.
Condolences and memories of Melvada may be shared at www.hinsey-brown.com.