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Terry Gail Hanson Peterson Obituary


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“Sister, you were so blessed to be the Mother of Terry Gail. You and Charles raised a strong, independent, loving, caring women and someone who...Read More »
1 of 37 | Posted by: Rebecca Nix Evans - Morrilton, AR

“I remember Terry when a friend of mine introduced her at Gallaudet College back in 1980's. She was a nice and friendly lady. My condolences to her...Read More »
2 of 37 | Posted by: Lavona Moran - Woodland HIlls, CA

“Dear Gloria and Family, Terry had told me that she Loved all of you and very sorry. But she wants you to remember you the great times that you have...Read More »
3 of 37 | Posted by: Crystal Nobles - Lonoke, AR

“I remember Terry and her smiling face when at Gallaudet in 1974.She was a sweet gal.My hubby and I visited with her for a few hours four or five...Read More »
4 of 37 | Posted by: Harriet Marcus - Raleigh, NC

“Gloria, Patti, Randy, and Chuck, Our thoughts and prayers go out to you during this difficult time. Peace to you all in time. ”
5 of 37 | Posted by: Ron and Kathy Cockmon - AR

“Dear Gloria I was saddened after reading about sweet Terry's death. After she graduated from ASD, I would occasionally see Terry and she was...Read More »
6 of 37 | Posted by: Pat Frawley - Little Rock, AR

“With all my Love & Prayers ”
7 of 37 | Posted by: Marianne Brown - Little Rock, AR

“Everyone who ever met Terry will miss her. Her heart was as big as the world. I know we will see her in heaven someday. We were blessed to have...Read More »
8 of 37 | Posted by: Bonnie Hoke - Mooresville, NC

“Love you ”
9 of 37 | Posted by: Darrell and Wilma Nix Oates - AR

“I give my sympathy to the family of Terry Hanson Peterson; I am sure that Terry '74 was always a wonderful woman on the earth. She had an enriched...Read More »
10 of 37 | Posted by: James Gillies - Overland Park, KS

“REST IN PEACE TERRY. ”
11 of 37 | Posted by: BILL ADCOCK & JENNIE DYER - AR

“David and I send forth prayers and love to the Hanson Family. ”
12 of 37 | Posted by: Cindy Turchi Craft - Little Rock, AR

“My deepest sympathy. ”
13 of 37 | Posted by: Myles D. Harris - Mabelvale, AR

“To the family of Terry Hanson Peterson, you have my heartfelt sympathy. Terry was a wonderful woman with a great sense of humor. I have always...Read More »
14 of 37 | Posted by: Carel Dunaway - Russellville, AR

“May God bless you the family in the loss of Terry Hanson.. how i know her through arkansas friends as I am a ark school for the deaf graduaters.. ...Read More »
15 of 37 | Posted by: Dianna G Elledge - Lewisville. , TX

“I know her when I was little boy at ASD schooldays. She is so sweet and always smile everyday. ”
16 of 37 | Posted by: Robert "Bobby" Brannan - AR

“Terry Family, I am so sorry for your loss and she will always be remember rest of my life because I have always look up to her when I was younger...Read More »
17 of 37 | Posted by: Euna - Washington, DC

“Terry's Family, We are very deep sympathy and Let's her go away than no suffer. Terry and I talked and laughed sometimes. I really miss her. ...Read More »
18 of 37 | Posted by: Sandra and Dale Harris - AR

“Terry's strongly empowerment enforced us to stop and think positive.. Her smile always brightened our days and even hearts. Our prayers are with the...Read More »
19 of 37 | Posted by: May Harrell - Westerville, OH

“gloria i am sorryfor ur loss ur familyis in our prayer i know her in asd and she always smile ”
20 of 37 | Posted by: ann northup - benton, AR

“Sending my condolences to her families and friends. Terry was so wonderful and nice personality. I love her witty and easy outgoing. I used to work...Read More »
21 of 37 | Posted by: Patricia L. Adam(former Tedder) - LA

“I am sorry for your loss of Terry and I love her so much we had good time talking on our video phone each other . I will pray for your family to be...Read More »
22 of 37 | Posted by: Glenda McGlothlin - Baton Rouge, LA

“Gloria and family, We are so very sorry for your loss and know what a great life Terry had. We will keep you in our prayers. Patti Lemons and Terry...Read More »
23 of 37 | Posted by: PATTI LEMONS, TERRY ROBERTS - AR

“Patti, I so sorry for your loss. You and your family is in our prayers. Love you. ”
24 of 37 | Posted by: Buddy Curtis - North Little Rock, AR

“Terry was a SWEET lady. Our sympathetic is with you all.. ”
25 of 37 | Posted by: Kelly & Jrat Surratt

“Terry will be missed and we are sending our love to our Arkansas family today! ”
26 of 37 | Posted by: Heather Moore - Aurora, CO

“i just met her few time and she is wonderful person. ”
27 of 37 | Posted by: Cari Harms-Craig - AR

“Gloria and family.. Thinking of all of you and sorry I can not be there with you. I am on a mission trip in Guatemala. Terry was lovely person and I...Read More »
28 of 37 | Posted by: Carla Hanson - Family

“Terry had always been a pleasant person at ASD. I remember the most was her smile!! My condolences to the family. ”
29 of 37 | Posted by: Sherry Mabry Broderson - AR

“There are no words to express the loss of a loved one, but please know that you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
30 of 37 | Posted by: Rena Jo Arnold - Harrison, AR

“To The Hanson Family , Sorry your loss , she is rest of peace and go with her Lord . Praying with you all . I miss her so much and she is real sweet...Read More »
31 of 37 | Posted by: Robin - Alma, AR

“The Hanson Family, Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss…our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time. ...Read More »
32 of 37 | Posted by: Debra Williams - Jonesboro, AR

“Dear the Hanson Family, My heartfelt sympathies go to you all, Terry loved each and every one of you. She has the biggest heart of us all,...Read More »
33 of 37 | Posted by: Theresa Ackerman - Pasadena, MD

“To The Hanson Family...I am so sorry for your lost loved ones...When I moved here from Chicago in 1974, one of my friend introduced me to her, awww...Read More »
34 of 37 | Posted by: Brenda Hayes Tedder - Little Rock, AR

“To Hanson family: Terry was an awesome lady. I've known her for excat 40 years. I'm so grateful I get to know her and enjoyed her for being a such a...Read More »
35 of 37 | Posted by: Carla D. Saum - Damascus, AR

“I don't know that, except for my wife, I've ever known a more loving, upbeat, and fun person than Terrybabe. While I understand the cycle of life, I...Read More »
36 of 37 | Posted by: Tommy Hanson - Lake Norrell, AR

“DEAR TERRY, YOU WILL ALWAYS BE REMEMBERED FOR YOU GREAT SPIRIT AND CREATIVITY, AND THE LIVES YOU HAVE TOUCHED, WE WILL MISS YOU FOREVER LOVE UNCLE...Read More »
37 of 37 | Posted by: CHESTER HANSON - ALEXANDER, AR


Terry Gail Hanson Peterson, 58, died November 10 at her home in Little Rock after a long illness. She was born in little Rock November 5, 1954, the daughter of Gloria and Charles Hanson.
"Terrybabe," as she was known to her family and friends, attended Arkansas School for the Deaf and Gallaudet College in Washington, DC. She was sensitive, witty, outgoing and a creative talented artist.
She worked with her mother in several commercial ventures, including the opening of Garden of Eden Florists in west little Rock.
She was preceded in death by her brother Ronald David Hanson and her father Charles Hanson. She is survived by her mother Gloria Hanson, brothers Randy Hanson and Chuck Hanson of little Rock, sister Patti Hanson of little Rock, nieces Holly Douglas, Erin Hanson and Chelsea Peaks of little Rock and nephews John Hanson, Jay Hanson, Chris Peaks and Tori Peaks (Cherelle lee) of little Rock, and a grandnephew Jeremiah Peaks of little Rock.
Funeral services will be Friday, November 16, at 2:00 p.m. at Griffin Leggett Healey & Roth, 5800 West 12th Street, 501-661-9111. Interment will follow at Pinecrest Memorial Park in Alexander.