Braxton S. Peters, of Greenville, Ohio (18)


Braxton Scott Peters, age 18 of Greenville, Ohio, passed away on Sunday May 28, 2023. He was born on August 14, 2004 in Greenville, Ohio, the son of Rachel Werner of Greenville, and the late Brian Peters.

He graduated from Greenville High School in 2022.

In his short life Braxton learned a lot about the importance of family. Fighting his own battles, Braxton still wanted to be there for his mom, his best friend. Braxton had a heart bigger than anyone knew. Quiet to show it, but his family was his world. From his infectious smile, to those bouncy curls (before the haircut), Braxton will forever be remembered and loved.

Along with his father, Braxton was preceded in death by his great-grandpa Charles Hubbard; grandpa Beni Peters; grandma Linda Stebbins; and uncle Jesse Peters.

Braxton is survived by a family who loved him more than he knew. Parents, Rachel Werner and Steve Thompson, sister, Kallee Peters, step siblings, Aubrey and Cole Thompson, great grandma Greta Werner, great grandma Rebecca Hubbard, grandpa Bobby Werner and Linda DeBruler, grandma Rhonda Werner; aunts and uncles, Heather Werner, Heidi and Ty Rodriguez, Michel and Heather Werner, and Chey and Andrew Young; along with many cousins who looked up to him, Kelsey (Adrian), Sydney (Sean), Destiny (Drayk), Mason, Emma, Ella, Grant, Dallas, Carter, and Journee.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday June 1, 2023 at 1:00 PM at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville, Ohio. Burial will follow in Greenville Union Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 11:00 AM until 1:00 PM at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Kettering Health Cancer Care. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Peters family.