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Jack Richard Peters, American chaplain. Ordained to ministry Southern Baptist Convention, 1958; certified abuse counselor. Decorated Bronze Star, Silver Star, National Defense Service Medal, Combat Action Ribbon. With United States Navy, 1950-1954. Member Masons.


Peters, Jack Richard was born on August 2, 1930 in Grandfield, Oklahoma, United States.


Bachelor, Oklahoma Baptist University, 1958. Bachelor of Divinity, Golden Gate Baptist Seminary, 1962. Master in Family and Child Counseling, Chapman College, 1975.


Minister, 1st Baptist Church, Monitor, Washington, 1958-1960;minister, 1st Baptist Church, Oluster, Oklahoma, 1962-1965;minister, 1st Baptist Church, Shattuck, Oklahoma, 1965-1966;commissioned ensign, United States Navy, 1966;advanced through grades to captain, United States Navy, 1981;chaplain, COMDESRON 7, San Diego, 1966-1968;various assignments, 1968-1976;assigned to, United States Ship Canopus, 1976-1978;assigned to, 2D MARDIV, Camp Pendleton, North Carolina, 1978-1981;assigned to, NAS Whidbey Island, Oak Harbor, Washington, 1981-1984;assigned to, 3D MARDIV, Okinawa, Japan, 1984-1985;assigned to, Balboa hospital, San Diego, 1985;assigned to, Amphibious Base, Coronado, California, 1985-1987;assigned to, 3D MAW, MCAS, since 1987.


  • Ordained to ministry Southern Baptist Convention, 1958. Certified abuse counselor.


With United States Navy, 1950-1954. Member Masons.


Son of Andrew jackson and Lvis (Thomas) P. Married Norma Regina Black, December 21, 1954. Children: Jacque Marie Peters Hogue, Janice Irene Peters Stout.

Andrew Peters

Norma Regina Black

Jacque Marie Peters Hogue Peters

Janice Irene Peters Stout Peters