Arrangements set for Bill McPeters

By NEMS Daily Journal

CORINTH – Corinth lost one of its most colorful characters and most enthusiastic ambassadors with the death of long-time funeral director Bill McPeters. He was 90, and his death was announced Sunday.

The funeral is set for 4 p.m. Wednesday at McPeters Funeral Directors, with visitation following at the Weaver Center.

McPeters suffered third-degree burns on the lower part of his body during an accidental fire at his home on Oct. 17. He underwent surgery and weeks of rehabilitation at Crossgates River Oaks Hospital Burn Unit in Brandon.