Hazel Irene Pearson, 83, of Kennett, Mo., passed away on Friday, May 11, 2012 at NHC Healthcare in Kennett.
The daughter of the late Adolph Lippold and Ena Housh Lippold, she was born on January 9, 1929 and was a member of the LPN Association as a nurse at the local hospitals. She was also a member of Elm Grove Baptist Church in Kennett.
On May 28, 1953, she married Thomas "Frankie" Pearson, who preceded her in death in 1975.
She was also preceded in death by two sisters.
Survivors include two sons, Thomas and wife, Doris Reagan Pearson of Ironton, Mo., and Steven and Candi James Pearson of Hornersville, Mo.; one brother, Danny Lippold of Cohoes, New York; two grandsons, Kristopher Pearson of Ironton, Mo., and Hunter Marshall of Hornersville; and many nieces, nephews and other family and friends.
Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until noon on Monday, May 14, 2012 at Bradshaw Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will take place at 12 p.m. in the Bradshaw Chapel. Burial will follow at Memorial Gardens in Kennett.
The family requests memorials be made to NHC Bootheel Commons.