Originally created 05/29/03

Mr. Rans Pearson (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. Rans Marshall Pearson, 84, of Denmark Drive, Augusta entered into rest on Tuesday, May 27, 2003. Mr. Pearson was preceded in death by his wife Margaret Revels Pearson, and two brothers, Lloyd Pearson and J. N. Pearson. He is the son of the late J.W. Pearson and Polly Eva Spencer Pearson. He was a self employed mechanic, a veteran of WWII, and a member of Fleming Baptist Church in Augusta. Survivors include nieces and nephew Penny Carpenter, Aiken, S.C., Sylinea Regan, Rayle, and Roger Garvin, Augusta; two brothers, Amos Pearson and Walter Pearson, both of Gaffney, S.C.; and four sisters, Ethel Fitzgerald, Inez Wyatt, Betty Messer, and Millie Jolly, all of Gaffney, S.C. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday at Shuford-Hatcher Funeral Home. They may be contacted at their respective homes. Services will be Friday, May 30, 2003 at 11 a.m. at Shuford-Hatcher Chapel. Interment will be in Frederick Memorial Gardens. Shuford-Hatcher Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle May 29, 2003