Virginia Lee Pearson

Pearson obit

Virginia Lee Pearson, 82, of West Liberty, formerly of Bellefontaine, passed away Friday, April 4, 2014, at Mary Rutan Hospital.

She was born in Celina on Dec. 1, 1931, a daughter of the late Clyde and Viola Gilliand Wurster.

Her husband, J.V. “Abe” Pearson preceded her in death Sept. 5, 2012.

Survivors include her daughters, Julia (William) Armstrong and Lorry Mellen; sons, Robert Pearson and Larry (Deena) Pearson; sisters, Dottie (Dale) Hanna and Dora May (Paul) Martin; brother, Larry Wurster; grandchildren, Matthew, Steven and John Armstrong, Andy Mellen, Courtney Peck and Abigail Pearson; and several great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church and retired from CTS as a supervisor.

Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Jennings Farley Funeral Home, West Liberty, where Pastor Jeff Willetts officiates a funeral at 11 a.m. Tuesday. Burial is in Highland Memorial Cemetery, West Liberty.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the Alzheimer’s Association, 3797 Summit Drive, Dayton OH 45449.

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