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Barbara Joyce Bullock Peters

Barbara Joyce Bullock Peters of Melrose, Florida went to be with the Lord January 13, 2016. She was the daughter of Victor Vernon and Margaret Ellen Bullock. She was born in Indianapolis, Indiana May 4, 1936. She proudly served in the Air Force during the Korean war. She also liked to travel internationally, especially to England. She was a Certified Operating Room Technician for most of her life and worked at North Broward, North Ridge and North Florida as well as in private practice with Drs. Beam and Cerino of Pompano Beach. She loved to sew, crochet and knit. Her dogs were a huge part of her life the last 20 years, Mutley, Shadow, Max and Charlie. She was the mother of four daughters, Susan Richards, Darlene Peters, Jennifer Doukas and Teresa Peters. She was also grandmother to Sandy Peters, Nicole and Danielle Napolitano, Marky Durham, Jamie Cascio, Kelli and Shannon Richards, Anthony and Christopher Doukas, Lauren Buss, and Edwardo Percival. She had three great grandchildren Ayson and Ryann Cascio and Myles Durham. She is preceded in death by her parents, youngest daughter, Teresa and grandson, Christopher. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 3:00 p.m. Friday, January 22, 2016 at the Milam Funeral Home Chapel. There will be a second service, honoring her military service, held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday January 23, 2016 at AM VETS 6685 Brooklyn Bay Road Keystone Heights, FL. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Special Olympics Florida 1915 Don Wickham Drive Clermont, FL 34711 https://donate.specialolympics.org/secure/most-meaningful-gift?desig=FL109.

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In consideration of COVID-19, as well as the families we are serving, we would like for those of you whose immune systems are compromised please stay home and send the family a condolence card. We may also be forced to postpone services if this continues or worsens. Our profession as funeral directors is not only focused on serving families, but also protecting the families and the community at-large. Thank you and please take care!