Susanna Peters


Susanna Peters, age 63, of Lakemont, Ga. passed away on October 29, 2019 with her loved ones surrounding her.

Susanna was born the daughter of the late Arthur Joseph Temple and Bessie Christine Ray Temple on May 6, 1956 in Abilene, Texas.

Susanna was a member of the Christian faith and a member of Tabernacle Baptist Church. In her professional life, she was educated at Bob Jones University, and received a B.S. in food and nutrition. She would go on to work as a dietitian for the BMA Camp, now known as Woodlands Camp, in Cleveland, Ga., for ten years. She moved with her family to Rabun County in 1990. She was the owner and manager of The Net Seafood Restaurant and the Owner and Operator of A&A Storage in Lakemont. She had a master’s ability at gardening, and always, her family was the most important thing in her life.

In addition to her parents, two sisters, Joy Ross and Hope Dakel, preceded her in death.

 Her survivors include, her loving husband, Greg Peters, of the home; her son, Joel Peters (Sarah Buchanan Peters), of Otto, N.C.; four daughters, Julia Peters Amin (Paresh Amin), of Pinehurst, N.C., Joanna Radford (Eric Radford), of Clayton, Ga., Jaimie Crane (John Crane), of Lakemont, Ga.; Jennifer Peters, of Lakemont, Ga.; two brothers, Tim Temple, of Demorest, Ga., Philip Temple, of Greenville, S.C.; two sisters, Faith Scarborough, of Dallas, Texas; Joanna Hutchcraft, of Athens, Ga.; eight grandchildren, , Stella Radford, Oliver Radford, Rowan Radford, Tatham Peters, Xander Peters, Eloise Peters, Nila Amin, Baby Amin.

A memorial service will be held on Friday November 1, 2019 at the Tabernacle Baptist Church at 11:00 am with Rev. John Hutcheson Sr. and Rev. John Hutcheson Jr. officiating.

Memorial donations can be made in Susanna’s memory to the Iron Wood Christian Camp 49191 Cherokee Rd, Newberry Springs, CA 92365 or the Woodlands Christian Camp 1242 Old Blue Creek Road Cleveland, Ga. 30528.

Beck Funeral Home, in Clayton, Georgia, is in charge of the arrangements. If there are any questions, please call 706-782-9599. An online Memorial Register Book is available at