newton pearson died 13 january 1965 in woodruff. His obituary is in the Greenville News newspaper in Greenville S.C. It says he was of rt. one Woodruff died tuesday at 6:30am at spartanburg nursing home after five years of declining health and three days of illness. A native of spartanburg county, son of the late John and Maggie ross pearson he lived in the reidville community 30 years and was a member of the first baptist church of Riedville and the mens bible class. His wife Minnie Morris Pearson died in 1951. surviving are a daughter Mrs. Pearlie Matthews of Rt. 1 duncan five sons Nolan pearson, of woodruff, Jamie, Lawrence, and Hubert Pearson of Rt. 1 woodruff and Russell Pearson of Fairmont.28 grandchildren,6 g-grandchildren, and a g-g-grandchild.Grandsons who will be pall bearers are Harold, William, Fred, and Herman Pearson.Paul Kelly and Willy Robinson. I hope this info is helpful!