David Wayne Peters

September 12, 1967 - March 13, 2023

David Wayne Peters

David Wayne Peters, 55, of Owensboro passed away Monday, March 13, 2023, at his home with his wife by his side. The Hardin County native was born September 12, 1967, to Carroll “Junior” Peters and the late Doris Fern Lyons Peters. David was an electrician by trade. He also enjoyed being a vendor at many of the festivals in the region. His specialty was pork rinds, funnel cakes, and lemonade and he loved talking with people. David would go with his father to field trials and loved to hear the beagles bark and chase rabbits. Both David and his wife attend Bridgepoint Church.


David was preceded in death by his mother in 2014 and his brother, Dale Peters, in 2022.


Those left to cherish his memory include his wife, Carol Buchanan Peters; children, Jeremy Davenport, Tiffany Waller (Josh), Michael Peters (Michelle), Wesley Peters, Ashlee Peters, Mitch
Sanders (Olivia), Grey Sanders (Shrina), and Emilee Sanders (Christian); 16 grandchildren and one on the way in August who will be named after David; brothers, Wes Peters and Randall Peters; sister, Ann Peters (Patrick Short); several nieces and nephews.


The funeral will be 2:00 pm Saturday at Glenn Funeral Home and Crematory with visitation from 10:00 am until the time of service. Burial will be in the Field of Honor at Owensboro Memorial Gardens.


Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105


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