James Peterson, 78, passed away May 29, 2019. He was born March 18, 1941 in White Bear Lake, Minnesota to Juel and Ida Peterson. He worked for 45 years for the Postal Service. James passion was playing golf, fishing and his grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by a daughter, Denise Carol Peterson.

James is survived by his loving wife of 46 years Patricia Walker Young Peterson, daughter Anne Doreen Anguiano and husband Florencio "Angel", sons Darrell Arthur Peterson and wife Elizabeth, Robert Scott Peterson and wife Judy, sisters Barb Hanke and husband Gaylan, Carol Peterson, grandchildren Joshua Anguiano, Ethan Anguiano, Ian Anguiano, Ryan Peterson, Ross Peterson, Marrissa Peterson, Rebekka Peterson, Jordan Peterson, Gavin Peterson, and Zachary Peterson.

Arrangements under the direction of Waxahachie Funeral Home.