Brian “Pete” Chris Brotherton, 59, of Mooresville, N.C., passed away on April 24, 2022. He was born on June 6, 1962, in Mooresville to Dorcas Brown Brotherton and the late Junior “JL” Brotherton.

Pete was very dedicated to his career as a carpenter with GL Wilson Building Company. He enjoyed NASCAR, football, riding dirt bikes, and being outdoors. He was a devoted, single father who loved and supported his daughter in every way possible. Pete also had a very special relationship with his mom. He had a big heart and would help anyone that he could. He was deeply loved by his family and will be greatly missed.

He is survived by his daughter, Lacie Brotherton; mother, Dorcas Brown Brotherton; sister, Sharon Baughman (Jeff); niece, Mandi Oliphant (Sean) and their children, Mason, Maddox and Emry; niece, Ashley Bruce (Matt) and their children, Maddy, Gavin and Ella; and nephew, Justin Baughman.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Thursday, May 5, 2022, in the Heritage House on the campus of Cavin-Cook Funeral Home & Crematory. Gathering of friends and family from 6 until 8 p.m. with memories being shared and words of faith being spoken at 7 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Cavin-Cook Funeral Home, P.O. Box 977, Mooresville, NC 28115, (704) 664-3363, to assist the family with funeral expenses.

Cavin-Cook Funeral Home & Crematory, Mooresville, is serving the Brotherton family. Condolences may be made to the family at


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