Carolyn Ruth McDonald Peterson

Carolyn Ruth McDonald Peterson

January 16, 2021, 78, Goldsboro –

Carolyn Ruth McDonald Peterson, age 78, passed away Saturday at Goldsboro Assisted Living. Born in Camden County, NC, she was the daughter of the late Herman and Ethel Eason McDonald.

A private service to celebrate her life will be held Tuesday.

She is survived by her husband, Fay Peterson; a son, George Key; stepdaughters, Brenda Rose and Fawn Scott and husband, Eric; a stepson, Brad Peterson; a brother, Carlton McDonald; grandchildren, Cristopher Key and Samantha Key; step-grandchildren, Tony Grimes, Martin Rose, Lexi Park, Eric Scott, Jr. and Matt Scott. She was preceded in death by her beloved dog, “Zoe”.

Shumate -Faulk Funeral Home is serving the Peterson family and online condolences may be directed to