Flossie Grace Smith Pearson, 94, of Moravian Falls, passed away Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at Wilkes Regional Medical Center.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, October 8, 2016, at Reins Sturdivant Chapel, with Rev. Dean Adams officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Carmel Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends, from 12:30 until 1:30 p.m, prior to the service at Reins Sturdivant Funeral Home.
Mrs. Pearson was born April 8, 1922, in Wilkes County, daughter of John Ellis and Hester Holland Smith. She was a member of Mt. Carmel Baptist Church. Mrs. Pearson retired from Bernhardt Furniture.
In addition to her parents and her husband, Jeter Louis Pearson, she was preceded in death by four sisters, Eula Lowe, Lizzie Pearson, Jossie Pearson, and Annie Smith; two brothers, Daniel Smith and John Smith; a grandson, Barry Leonard Pearson; a son, Howard Pearson; and a daughter, Linda Pearson.
She is survived by three daughters, Martha Parlier of Lenoir, Rachel Pearson of Boomer, and Loretta Land and husband Richard of the home; two sons, Leonard Pearson and wife Wilhelmina of Moravian Falls, and Sam Pearson and wife Bobbie Sue of Hiddenite; 23 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; and 16 great-great-grandchildren.
Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Mt. Carmel Baptist Church, 298 Mt. Carmel Road, Moravian Falls, NC 28654.
Online condolences may be made to www.reinssturdivant.com.