Carl C. Pearson, 94, TN, obit; s/o Dr. John and Kate Sizemore Pearson
By E Gammon November 23, 2011 at 10:11:32
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Carl C. Pearson, 94, of Kingsport. Sullivan Co TN, passed
away on Tuesday, November 22, 2011, at Asbury Place, of
Kingsport, following a long illness.
Born in Hawkins Co TN, Carl had lived in the Kingsport
area for most of his life. He was a veteran of WWII
serving in the U.S. Army and retired from Eastman Chemical
Company where he worked as a chemical operator for many
years. Carl was a 32nd Degree Mason and Shriner, and was a
member of Compromise Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Dr. John Pearson
and Kate Sizemore Pearson; sister, Jean Richardson; and
his brother, Rod Pearson.
Carl is survived by his wife of 54 years, Dana Church
Pearson, of Kingsport, TN; sisters, Pauline Wallen, of
Rogersville, TN, and Henrietta Daniels, of Talbott, TN;
three nieces, Dr. Judy Walters, Connie Richardson, and
Melissa Pearson; and two nephews, Max Richardson and
The family will receive friends from 12 p.m. - 1 p.m., on
Friday, November 25, 2011, at Carter Trent Funeral Home,
1115 Hwy 11W, Church Hill, TN.
A funeral service will follow at 1 p.m., in the funeral
home chapel, with Rev. J. C. Lawson officiating.
Burial will follow in Highland Cemetery, in Rogersville,
TN. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Carter Trent Funeral Home, Church Hill, is serving the