Arika Peterson

Services for Arika Peterson of Indianola will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Mount Arria Missionary Baptist Church, Stephenville community.

Ms. Peterson, 52, died Friday, July 5, 2019 in Houston, Texas.

Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, with a family hour from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m., at Dillon Funeral Home, which is in charge of arrangements.

Burial will be in Boyer Cemetery, Stephenville community.

Pastor W.E. Reed will officiate at the services.

Ms. Peterson is survived by her mother, Lillie Peterson of Indianola; two sons, Jeremy Peterson and Jaleel Peterson, both of Dallas; three sisters, Ruby Townsend of Indianola, Brenda Lago of Dallas and Jacqueline Faint of St. Louis; four brothers, Henry Peterson and Thornton Peterson Jr., both of Indianola, Derrick Peterson of Dallas and Christopher Faint of Indianola; and a host of other relatives and friends.

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