Funeral services for Margaret Pearson, 97 of Neches, will be held 3:00 PM Sunday, May 22, 2016, at Crockett Road Church of Christ, with Dan Manuel officiating. Burial will follow in Land of Memory Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Bailey & Foster Palestine.
Margaret Pearson went to be with her loved ones and her Lord at 6:29 AM, Friday, May 20, 2016 at her home in Neches, Texas surrounded by her five children. Margaret was born December 17, 1918 in Pinson, TN. She was 97 years 5 months and 3 days young. Margaret was a member of the Church of Christ. She attended Crockett Road Church of Christ for 42 years.
Margaret was preceded in death by her husband Albert Pearson, daughter-in-law Carol Pearson, son-in-law Donald Wayne Cross, granddaughters; Carolyn Sue Delph and Brandy Kelly, three sisters; Beatrice Standford, Viola Mears and Mattie Sue Pearson, three brothers; Ulyess Hickman, Arthur Hickman, and Wayne Hickman. She is survived by one son Paul Pearson of Palestine, four daughters; Bettie Furman (Ed), Mackie Cox (Dan), Cindy Moseley (Eric) all of Neches, and Shelah Jorgenson (Ed) of Jacksonville, grandchildren; Jamie Pearson of Palestine, Gary Cox of Cibolo, Tracy Cox (Denise) of Missouri City, Ashley Radford (Jody) and SaraJo Helms (Jason) all of Tennessee Colony, Lindsey Urbina (Modesto) of Neches, Eric Moseley (Stacy) of Tyler, Candace Kelly of Butler, Mike Smith (Dani) of Maryville,Tennessee, great grandchildren; J. R. Pearson of Arkansas, Ashton Pearson of Waco, Sadie Kelly, Katie Kelly and Jenny Cotton all of Palestine, Clayton Cox, Simon Cox and Cooper Cox all of Cibolo. Janice Dixon of Virginia, Aubrey-Lea Parker of Houston, Kade Helms, Kurby Helms, Kellar Helms, Kalahan Helms, and Kolby Radford all of Tennessee Colony, KalliJo Griffin (Jamie) of Athens, Lucas Urbina and Maggie Urbina of Neches, Lucien Smith, Scarlett Smith, and Violet Smith all of Maryville, Tennessee, one great great granddaughter, Jacie Lynn Griffin.
Pallbearers will be great grandsons; Kade Helms, Kolby Radford, Kurby Helms, Kellar Helms, Kalahan Helms, Clayton Cox, Simon Cox, Cooper Cox, and Lucas Urbina.
Condolence calls will be received one hour prior to service time at the church.
Homemade Biscuits and Chocolate Gravy no longer available. Rest well, Momma.
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Published on May 20, 2016