Gary Lee Peters

June 20, 1950October 12, 2020

Gary Lee Peters I, age 70 passed away on Monday, October 12, 2020. Gary was born June 20, 1950 in Firebaugh, California to Jewel and Vernon Peters.

Gary and his wife Vicki were married for 49 wonderful years. He was known to be a guitarman, playing classic country tunes on his Gibson J200 acoustic guitar while his wife sang by his side. He was a people person who would give you the shirt off of his back. He was mentor and friend to so many. He will be remembered as the life of every party he had, and he had many! Gary was fan of Nascar. He enjoyed watching Mark Martin until he retired and then Kyle Busch became his favorite driver. He was a devoted Raiders fan, no matter where they played. His wife, children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren will miss their papa dearly.

Gary is survived by his spouse, Vicki Peters; daughter Stephanie Peters (Jerry Dehart); and son Gary Lee Peters II; granddaughter Amanda Davis, grandson Gary Lee Peters III, grandson Garrett Davis, granddaughter Savannah Dixon, granddaughter Dakota Peters, great granddaughter Taylor Turner, great granddaughter Emma Turner and great granddaughter Charlotte Peters.

Gary was preceded in death by his father Vernon Peters and mother Jewel Peters.

A burial for Gary will be held Saturday, October 24, 2020 at 12:00 PM.

Serving as pallbearers are Gary Lee III, Garrett Davis, Savannah Dixon, Amanda Davis, Gary Lee II, Dakota Peters, John Etier, Willis Ramsdale, Larry Peters, Chris Baker and Jerry Dehart.

Contributions in Gary's memory may be made to Veteran's Administration.

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  • Vernon Peters, Father (deceased)
  • Jewel Peters, Mother (deceased)
  • Vicki Peters, Spouse
  • Stephanie Peters (Jerry Dehart), Daughter
  • Gary Lee Peters II, Son
  • Amanda Davis, Granddaughter
  • Gary Lee Peters III, Grandson
  • Garrett Davis, Grandson
  • Savannah Dixon, Granddaughter
  • Dakota Peters, Granddaughter
  • Taylor Turner, Great Granddaughter
  • Emma Turner, Great Granddaughter
  • Charlotte Peters, Great Granddaughter

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  • Gary Lee III
  • Garrett Davis
  • Savannah Dixon
  • Amanda Davis
  • Gary Lee II
  • Dakota Peters
  • John Etier
  • Willis Ramsdale
  • Larry Peters
  • Chris Baker
  • Jerry Dehart

  • Veteran's Administration


24 October

Funeral Service

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Lakewood Funeral Home - Private Estate Garden

900 Santa Fe Avenue
Hughson, California

24 October

Committal Service

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Lakewood Memorial Park - Garden of Honor

900 Santa Fe Avenue
Hughson, California


Gary Lee Peters

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