Funeral services for Ms. Dean B. Pearson, age 82, of Shelbyville, will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday June 9, 2012 in the chapel of Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Brother Donnie Jones officiating. Burial will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Ms. Pearson passed away Wednesday at Glen Oaks Health & Rehabilitation Center after an extended illness.
Visitation will be held from 5:00 until 8:00 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
A native of Pulaski, TN, Ms. Pearson was daughter of the late Henry Kirk Birdsong and Eunice Thomas Birdsong. She was a homemaker and was of the Methodist faith. Along with her parents she was preceded in death by her husband of 34 years Alan Stacy Pearson in 1980; brothers, James Freeman Birdsong, Leonard Brown Birdsong, Henry Thomas Birdsong, John Wilson Birdsong; sisters, Everlene Birdsong, Virginia Birdsong Bass, and Mildred Birdsong Owen.
Ms. Pearson is survived by children; Susan P. (John) Chambers, of Nashville, TN, Roger A. (Jawanda) Pearson, of Lexington, AL, Tracy D. (Teresa) Pearson, of Shelbyville, TN, and sister; Lillian Birdsong Owen, of Louisville, KY; seven grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren, many nieces, nephews, and other family members.
Doak-Howell Funeral Home is serving the family.