Bertha Lucille Pearson Denney, 82, of Leland, passed away Tuesday, April 13, 2021, at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.
She was born Sunday, January 15, 1939, in Watauga County, to the late James Herman Pearson and Julie Ann Nancy Coffey Pearson. She was a member of Boone Fork Baptist Church.
Bertha is survived by a son, Clifford Coffey of Taylorsville; two daughters, Sandra Coffey of Leland, and Debbie Campbell of Taylorsville; three brothers, Tom Pearson of Blowing Rock, Robert Pearson and James Pearson, both of Lenoir; and four sisters, Sue Harrison and Judy Harrison, both of Blowing Rock, Carline Wood of Wrightsville Beach, and Doris Hamby of Wilkesboro.
A memorial service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, May 1, 2021, at Boone Fork Baptist Church in Blowing Rock. Preacher Bill McGuire and Pastor Chris Whistant will officiate the service. There will be no formal visitation.
Condolences may be e-mailed to the family by visiting our website at www.chapmanfuneralhome.com.