Carolyn Sue Pearson, April 14, 1944~September 22, 2016

pearson-sueCarolyn Sue Pearson was born in Fayetteville on April 14, 1944 and passed away on Thursday, September 22, 2016.

She was a long-time resident of La Habra, California.

She is preceded in death by her father, Dewey Whittemore and daughter-in-law, Karen Pearson.

No one who met Sue left without her being their mom, grandma or great friend.  She was the kindest and most loving woman to everyone she met.  She worked at the front desk at the Washington County Health Department for many years and loved greeting people.  Sue had a special place in her heart for children and loved spending time with all her great-grandbabies.  She was a member of Eastside Missionary Baptist Church.

Survivors include her mother, Marie Whittemore of Brea, California; her brother, Stan Whittemore and wife, Linda of La Habra, California; her son, Gary Pearson of Springdale; her daughters, Kelly Pearson and Karna Cowan, both of Fayetteville; two granddaughters, Kirsta Pearson and Katie Cowan, both of Fayetteville; two grandsons, Ken “KC” Cowan of Farmington and Allen Cowan of Fayetteville; 6 great- grandchildren; son-in-law, Leonard Hulsey of Fayetteville; and granddaughter-in-law, Danielle Cowan of Fayetteville.

Funeral service will be 10:00 A.M. Monday, September 26, 2016 at Beard’s Chapel.  Interment will follow in Boatright Cemetery under the direction of Beard’s Chapel.

The family will receive friends from 2-4 P.M. on Sunday, September 25, 2016 at the funeral home.

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    sally hoffman » 23. Sep, 2016

    Will miss her greatly, but she will always be in my heart, until we meet again someday. Love you guys and try to stay as strong as she was :) I could write a million things, and that’s what makes her so special in every way. Thanks for the friendship and memories Sue, love you.

    Roxie Carson » 23. Sep, 2016

    I love you my dear friend and my mama Sue. Sorry for the families loss. No more pain or suffering my dear lady. RIP with my mama and the rest of your loved ones that are already in heaven. Fly high my sweet, loved friend .

    Debbie kelley » 23. Sep, 2016

    I will miss you Sue… You are such a loving and caring person. Now you are in a better place and I know I will see you again. I will keep you all in my prayers during this time.
    With love

    Judy Lawless » 23. Sep, 2016

    My heart is so heavy. I will miss you Sue but I know I will see you again. You have been a great friend who has made me laugh and cry. You and Jackie were two peas in a pod. I have watched your children grow up and you grand children. Now you great grand babies. Praying for your family as they grieve their loss. Love you to the moon and back.. Until we meet again. Love Judy and family.

    Kristina » 24. Sep, 2016

    Please accept my sincere condolences. May you find comfort in warm memories and coming promises. (Revelation 21:3,4)

    Holly Robins » 24. Sep, 2016

    Karna and family….I am so sorry for your loss. Sue was always so pleasant and a genuinely nice person. She was always so positive and she will be missed. Please take comfort in all the good memories.

    Lori jorgensen » 24. Sep, 2016

    How I loved my aunt Sue, I was so happy to see her when I went for a visit. We had a lot of giggles do to mine and Kelly’s shenanigans . She will be missed. My heart and live goes out too Kelly, Gary and Karna I love you all

    Anita Hall-Atteberry » 27. Sep, 2016

    My thoughts and prayers are with all the family at this time of your lose. God Bless