Carl Pearson

Carl Pearson

AUSTIN, Texas — Carl S. Pearson, 76, formerly of East Liverpool, passed away on Feb. 2, 2017, after having cancer.

Born Jan. 7, 1941 in East Liverpool, he was the son of the late Carl R. and Sylvia Gearin Pearson.

Mr. Pearson served as a member of the Civil Defense, and worked at Homer Laughlin China Company.

Survivors include a son, Carl A. Pearson of East Liverpool; step-daughters, Deloris Lilly of Lisbon and Ina Bowling-Thorne of Canton; step-sons, Frank Thorne of Austin, Texas; Fred, Earl and Jimmy Thorne of East Liverpool; a sister Carla Colton of Butler, Pa.; and a step-brother and step-sister; several grandchildren and great-grand children.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Veretta Pearson and a daughter, Julie Pearson.

Per his wishes, no viewing or funeral service will be observed. Burial will take place in Lucust Hill Cemetery in West Virginia.

Heart to Heart Cremation Services of Austin, Texas, handled arrangements.