SALINE - Walter V. Peoples, 91, former Detroit building contractor, died last night at his home, 218 Monroe St. He had lived in Saline for 38 years.
Mr. Peoples was born July 21, 1864, in Nankin township, Wayne county, and was married June 6, 1888, to Ida W. Sipes who died April 20, 1951.
Surviving are three sons, Wesley J. and Ervin V. Peoples of Detroit and Lesley J. Peoples of Saline; two daughters, Miss Agnes Peoples of Saline and Mrs. Ethel Devine of Detroit; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Friday at the Lockwood Funeral Home with burial in the Oakwood mausoleum. Friends may call at the funeral home.