Shawn "Levi" Peterson, 30, of Danville, Va., passed away on Sunday, August 18, 2019. Levi was born on December 19, 1988, to Roy "Shawn" Peterson and Terry Austin Peterson, who survive. Levi will be remembered as someone who loved life, was always smiling and brought light to other's lives. He was an Eagle Scout, enjoyed riding his motorcycle and always had his guitar with him, ready to sing a song. He loved his family dearly. In addition to his parents, Levi is survived by his sisters, Shandie Peterson, Amber Peterson and Sheila Peterson; his grandmothers, Linda Peterson and Sheila Austin; nieces, Ayianna Jones, Presleigh Jones and Nova Jones; also, many aunts, uncles and cousins. He also leaves behind his fiancée, Ms. Samantha Joyce Eaton. Levi was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Roy Lonzo Peterson and Michael Nathaniel Austin; and his niece, Braelynn Jones. A funeral service will be held Monday, August 26, 2019, at 2 p.m. at Norris Funeral Services, Inc. West End Chapel, 511 Church Ave., Danville, Va., with Bishop Matthew Evans officiating. The family will receive friends prior to the service beginning at 12:30 p.m. Interment will follow at Highland Burial Park. Norris Funeral Services, Inc. and Crematory, West End Chapel, 511 Church Ave. Danville, is serving the Peterson family. Online condolences may be made at

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