Augusta, Ga.- Evelyn Pearson, 83, wife of the late Sam Pearson entered into rest Thursday, December 1, 2011.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 2:00 PM from the chapel of Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors with Pastor Mark Taylor officiating. Interment will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park.
Mrs. Pearson was born in Kershaw South Carolina and was the daughter of the late Wade H. & Nannie Watkins Parker. She was retired from food service with Georgia Regional Hospital and was a member of Friendship United Methodist Church.
Mrs. Pearson was preceded in death by her sister, Dorothy Lawson, her grandson, Davy Watkins and great-granddaughter, Jazzlyn Jessie
Survivors include her daughters, Kathy Klapper and her husband Rick of Beech Island, Alice Watkins and her husband David of Augusta, her sons John Butler of Aiken, Eddie Pearson and his wife Tina of Grovetown, her brothers, Buck Parker of Kershaw SC, Troy Parker of Bethune SC, Jack Parker of Cassat SC and her grandchildren, Alison Weigand, Christy Diener, Gina Stewart, Jennifer Klapper, Janice Shelton, Renee Watkins, Rebecca Watkins, Lynn Watkins and Sam Watkins, great-grandchildren, David, James, Nathan, Marissa, Georgia, Eric, Devonte, Jeremiah, C.J., ANiyah, Andre, Karson and Preston, and her sister in law, Ellie Gessel.
Pallbearers will be Jody Stewart, Karson Stewart, Eric Shelton, Daniel Smith, Robert Moyer, and Steven Riedel.
The family will receive friends Saturday from 2:00 until 4:00 PM at the funeral home.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors 2502 Richmond Hill Rd., Augusta, Georgia 30906.