Mrs. Frances Matilda “Fannie” Coulter Peterson, of Apalachicola, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017 at The Bridge at Bay St. Joe, in Port St. Joe.

She was born on Oct. 16, 1915 to John Fliex and Euphamia Frances, Spongia, Reese at the lighthouse on Little St. George Island. She was a lifelong resident of Apalachicola, and was a member of Living Waters Assembly of God Church. Mrs. Peterson was a homemaker.

She is survived by her children, Earl F. Coulter (Ida), Franklin Coulter, Joseph Coulter (Connie), Arthur A. Coulter (Dora), Mary Louise Mc Quagge (Roy), and Lawrence Peterson, David Peterson (Debra) and Johnnie Peterson along with a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held Monday, Jan. 23 at Living Waters Assembly of God in Apalachicola, with the Rev. Scott Lolley officiating. Interment followed in Magnolia Cemetery.

Expressions of sympathy may be viewed or submitted at www.southerlandfamily.com.