RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) – Funeral providers have been introduced for the late Hoke County Sheriff, Dr. Hubert Peterkin.
Peterkin died Friday from surgical problems after a battle with most cancers. The 59-year-old had been the Hoke County sheriff since 2002 and served in regulation enforcement for greater than 30 years, which included the Fayetteville Police Division.
Based on Buie Funeral Residence, a public viewing will likely be held Friday from 10 a.m. till 1 p.m. on the Cape Worry Convention B Headquarters. The power is 10225 Fayetteville Rd. in Raeford. Non-public providers will likely be held later that day at 2:00 p.m.
Peterkin was scheduled to be buried after the non-public providers at Highland Biblical Gardens.
Buie Funeral Residence stated flowers could also be despatched to the household. A tree may additionally be planted in reminiscence of Peterkin. Click here to do both of these.
North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper launched an announcement Saturday afternoon:
I’m deeply sorry and saddened to study in regards to the passing of Hoke County Sheriff Hubert Peterkin. He labored diligently to guard the folks of his county along with making a major distinction for good in public security all through our state as President of the N.C. Sheriff’s Affiliation. We are going to miss him and his management and we grieve for his household.
Gov. Roy Cooper