Allen H. Pearce
Posted: Tuesday, May 4, 2010 9:31 pm
Allen H. Pearce, 92, of Martin, died Sunday, May 2, 2010, at the Weakley County Nursing Home, Dresden.
Services will be held at 1 p.m. today at Murphy Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Kenneth Springer officiating. Burial will be in East Side Cemetery.
Joe McCroskey, Joe Pearce, Michael L. Pearce, Jeff Pearce, Michael Allen Pearce and Mac Barber will serve as pallbearers.
Pearce was born December 5, 1917 in Weakley County, son of the late Floyd Bertram Sr. and Naomi Allen Pearce. He was the widower of Laura Frances Barber Pearce. He was a retired farmer and member of Broadway Baptist Church, Martin.
Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Eddie Joe and Judy Pearce of Martin, Dr. James and Brenda Pearce of Germantown; one brother, Harold Pearce of Houston, Texas; seven grandchildren, Leatha and Joe McCroskey, Joe and Janet Pearce, Michael L. and Selena Pearce, Mary Beth Pearce, Laura Pearce, Jeff Pearce, Michael Allen and Sarah Pearce; and five great-grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Bro. Loyce Pearce and F. B. Pearce Jr.
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