She was the daughter of the late Lee A. and Mae D. Billow. She was preceded in death by by her brother Lee Billow Jr. , sister Donna Bruner and grandson in law Bobby Whittaker.
Kathy worked for John W. Lynn D.D.S. for 38 years until she retired. She was a very talented person who loved sewing, crafting, canning, flowers and most of all quilting. She also loved her family, especially spoiling everyone she could. She was a devoted daughter taking care of her mother who also had Alzheimer's for many years.
She is survived by her husband of 33 years James L. Peterson, retired fire marshal for the city of Petersburg. Her children Ronnie C. Jones Jr. (Heather) Tammie S. Allgood (Earl) and Tommy Reese (Sissy) and Lisa Mayo. Her sisters Betty Biggers (Clare) , Linda Stewart, Nancy Bennett (David), Vicky Corker (Randy) and Marcia Billow. She had 10 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Her oldest granddaughter Crystal A. Whittaker and her children were instrumental in her care in the last few years of her life.
Also a special thank you to At Home Care and Hospice for the excellent care provided by the staff.
On Saturday September 23, 2023 there will be a visitation time from 2 to 3 pm and a service starting at 3 pm at the Smyrna Baptist Church, 18971 Carson Rd, Dinwiddie Va. 23841, with Rev Robert Rowland officiating.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to the American Alzheimer's association.