Jenny Mae Peterson
Jenny Mae Peterson, 50, Mt. Pleasant, died Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012, at the Henry County Health Center in Mt. Pleasant.
A private family gathering will be held at a later date. There will be no visitation at the Kimzey Funeral Home, Mt. Pleasant, which is assisting the family with the arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to www.kimzeyfh.com.
Those considering an expression of sympathy may direct memorials to the family.
She was born Dec. 1, 1962, in Mt. Pleasant. She was the daughter of Kenneth Dean and Dorothy May (Coen) Ellis. She attended schools in Mt. Pleasant. On Oct. 8, 2002, in Mt. Pleasant, Jenny was united in marriage to Byron Eugene Peterson. The couple later divorced.
She loved music, writing and motorcycle riding.
She is survived by a son, Aminn Dean Ellis of Mt. Pleasant; a daughter, Alisha Mae (David) Cook of Columbia, S.C.; her parents, Kenneth and Dorothy Ellis of Mt. Pleasant; a sister, Terri Jo Ellis and five grandchildren.
Her sister, Lori Ellis Fraise preceded her in death.