Thomas Fritz Pearson, 81

Thomas Fritz Pearson, 81

Thomas Fritz Pearson, 81, of Youngsville passed away Sunday, August 9 at his home. He was born July 10, 1939 son of the late Sim and Rose Robertson Pearson. He was also preceded in death by two brothers, George and Billy Pearson and two sisters, Effie Schacherl and Barbara Martinez.

Mr. Pearson retired from the U.S. Marine Corps as a Master Gunnery Sergeant. He served on the USS Kitty Hawk while in the Marine Corps.

A graveside service will be held Wednesday, August 12, 2020 at 11:00 AM in the Beulah Christian Baptist Church Cemetery, 8225 Mitchell Mill Road, Zebulon, NC.

He is survived by his wife, Betty Denton Pearson, a son, Craig Pearson and wife Shelia of Garner, two grandchildren, Cory and Connor Pearson and two sisters, Helen Barton of Mt. Juliet, TN and Marie Johns of Killen, AL.

A service of Bright Funeral Home, Wake Forest (919-556-5811).

(Visited 42 times, 1 visits today)

Wake Forest man charged with woman’s murder

FROM WSJSTAFF REPORTS John Charles Farley, of Wake Forest, was arrested Monday after a woman died from injuries she suffered last month, authorities said. Farley, 51, was charged with murder in the death of Stephanie Farley. Police didn’t disclose how the two’s relationship.  Authorities said police went to John Farley’s home on Hampton Chase Court […]

0 comments

Walter E. Cole, American Legion Annual Legionnaire Golf Tournament:

 The fourth annual Post 187 Legionnaire Golf Tournament is now history. The Brevofield Links were in great shape as reported by the Tournament Directors. Calling all the participants to the Tee Boxes at the start of the tournament; we were honored to have Mayor Vivian Jones. Winning the top award for the best overall score was the […]

0 comments

COVID-19 claims outdoor Town events through March 2021

From WSJSTAFF Reports In response to state restrictions on outdoor gatherings, the Board of Commissioners agreed Tuesday to suspend through March 2021 all Town-sponsored events that draw large crowds. As a result, the Lighting of Wake Forest will join Friday Night on White, the Fireworks Spectacular and a host of other 2020 events impacted by […]

0 comments

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.