Retired 2nd Circuit Court of Appeal Judge Charles B. Peatross, 74, died January 28, 2015. Born in Shreveport, Judge Peatross earned both his BBA and JD degrees from Tulane University. Prior to election to the bench, Judge Peatross practiced law in Shreveport for more than 30 years. He served on the Shreveport City Council, and as Shreveport City Attorney. He was a past-President of the Shreveport Bar Association, and served for 20 years in the Louisiana State Bar Associations’ House of Delegates. He was elected to the bench in 1996, and served there until his retirement in 2012.