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March 13, 1944 – Jan. 16, 2023

Linda Faye Anderson Pearson, age 78, passed away on Monday, Jan. 16, 2023.

Funeral services were held on Friday, Jan. 20, beginning at 11 a.m. from Jenkins Chapel Methodist Church in Old Texas, with Brother Bobby Crawford officiating and Dunklin Funeral Home directing.  Burial followed in the Jenkins Chapel Cemetery. The family received friends one hour prior to service time.

Linda was preceded in death by her parents, Ziba and Mary Frances Anderson; and son, Gregory Lewis Oakley, III.

She is survived by her husband, David Pearson; daughter, Kendall Pearson Howard; grandchildren, Abigail Howard, Olivia Oakley, Travis Tuberville, Joshua Smith, and Gregory Oakley IV; five great grandchildren; her sisters, Elaine Lenga, Charlene Hines, and Margaret Brown; her brother, Ziba McGowin Anderson; along with numerous nieces, nephews, and other family members.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Jenkins Chapel Cemetery Fund, 257 Owens Road, Pine Apple, Ala. 36768 or to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, Tenn. 38105.

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