WARREN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Florrie L. (Groce) Pearson, 85, of Warren, passed away peacefully with her family by her side, Wednesday afternoon, February 12, 2020, at Signature Healthcare in Warren.
She was born September 29, 1934, in Lincoln, Alabama, the daughter of Gary Truss (father), John Miller (stepfather) and Henrietta Groce Miller (mother).
Florrie was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother to all, friend to many and was a member of the Friendship Baptist Church of Warren, Ohio.
She will be deeply missed by her sons, Neal (Esther) Pearson of Groton, Massachusetts, Ronald (Janice) Pearson of Warren and Kevin (Latisha) Pearson of Dacula, Georgia; stepdaughter, Emma (Gerald) Simmons of Lawton, Oklahoma; brother, Charlie (Annie) Miller of Lincoln, Alabama; sister, Rosie (Willie) Mitchell of Talladega, Alabama; ten grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
Florrie was preceded in death by her husband, Earnest Pearson; her daughter, Earnestine Pearson; two sisters, one brother and two grandchildren.
A service of remembrance will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday, February 22, 2020 at the Friendship Baptist Church, 1954 Brier Street SE, Warren, OH 44484.
The family will receive friends at the home of her son, Ronald Pearson, 1936 Oakdale Drive NW, Warren.
Burial will take place in the Pineview Memorial Park, 4049 Youngstown Road SE, Warren.
Arrangements were handled by the Carl W. Hall Funeral Home, 533 N Park Avenue, Warren.
Condolences can be sent by visiting www.carlwhall.com.
A television tribute will air Monday, February 17, at the following approximate times: 6:43 a.m. WYTV, 9:32 a.m. on WKBN, 10:58 a.m. on FOX and 8:12 p.m. on MyYTV.