Robert “Bobby” Peterson

Robert “Bobby” Peterson, 73, of Hamburg, died on April 27, 2019, in Little Rock.

He was a 1964 graduate of Hamburg High School, a veteran of the United States Air Force who served during the Vietnam era, and worked for the Georgia-Pacific Corporation for 35 years.

Mr. Peterson was an avid fisherman and loved nothing more than spending his time trolling the lakes and backwaters of Southeast Arkansas.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Charlie and Katie Mitchell Peterson; six sisters, June Livingston, Charlene Wells, Sallye Taylor, Martha Fleming and two sisters who died in infancy.

He is survived by a brother, Fred Peterson of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; a brother-in-law, Frank Taylor of Hamburg; three nieces, Kathy Sherwood, Lynda Taylor, and Mckensie Olsen; two nephews, Mitchell Taylor, and David Livingston as well as many great-nieces and great-nephews.

It was Bobby’s request that he be cremated and a time of visitation and remembrance be held on Friday, May 3, from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. at Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made in Mr. Peterson’s memory to your favorite charity.