Obit of Arthur L. Pearson 1967
From the Chatsworth Plaindealer
ARTHUR H. PEARSON
MAY 18, 1967
Funeral services were held Wednesday, May 17, at the Stubblefield Funeral Home in Bloomington for Arthur H. Pearson, 81, of Normal, who died Friday May 12, at Pinellias Park, Fla., where he had been staying for three months. Burial was in Chatsworth cemetery.
He was born June 28, 1885, at Chatsworth, a son of Bennett and Hannah Pearson. he married Jennie Felt January 20, 1909, at Chatsworth. They farmed near Chatsworth until 1930 when they moved to Normal where he was employed in a garage until retirement 14 years ago.
Surviving are his wife, two daughters, Mrs. Lyle Puttcamp, Normal; Mrs. Pauline Cade, St. Petersburg, Fla.; a sister, Mrs. Cora Dann, Ankeny, Iowa; a brother, Phil Pearson, Pleasanton, Kans., and four grandchildren.
Eleven brothers and sisters preceded him in death.
Pearson was a member of the First Methodist church of Normal and a past master of the Masonic Lodge at Chatsworth.