THOMSON, Ga. - Mrs. Alma Louise Pearson, 85, of Thomson, entered into rest October 21, 2008, at Select Specialty Hospital. She was the beloved wife of the late Willard E. Pearson.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Saturday, October 25, 2008, at Sweetwater Baptist Church with Rev. Kenneth Garvin officiating. Interment followed in the church cemetery.
Mrs. Pearson was a lifelong resident of McDuffie County. She worked at The Thomson Pants Factory in the 1940s then became a full time homemaker and mother. Mrs. Pearson was also a member of Sweetwater Baptist Church since transferring her letter there on August 15, 1954. She taught children's Sunday School at Sweetwater for a number of years.
Survivors include a son, David W. Pearson and his wife, Nancy, Birmingham, Alabama; daughter, Linda Pearson Hewette, Milledgeville, Ga.; sister, Mary Waller, Thomson; three grandchildren, John Pearson, Laura Pearson Tucker (Darrell), Christopher Hewette; one great-grandchild, Pearson Clay Tucker.
Memorials may be made to Sweetwater Baptist Church.
Beggs Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.