Marlin Lee Pearson
SHREVEPORT, LA – Marlin Lee Pearson, age 73 of Shreveport at WK Progressive Care Center, passed away on Tuesday, May 10th, 2016. A Celebration of Life officiated by Brother William Valentine and Brother Calvin Hubbard will be held at Hill Crest Memorial Funeral Home on Friday, May 13th, 2016 at 2:00 PM with visitation being held from 1:00 PM to 2:00PM prior to the service. The interment will follow at Hill Crest Memorial Park.
He was born in Minden, Louisiana on July 7th, 1942. Marlin was a member of Lakeview Baptist Church and had a passion for God, people, Christian and Country music.
He was preceded in death by his father, Giles Pearson Jr. and brother, Bobby Joe Pearson.
He is survived by his mother, Ethel Pearson; sister, Beverly Mahaffey and husband Robert; sister-in-law, Connie Pearson; uncles, A.J. Nicholson, Pierce Nicholson and wife Dot. He is also survived by several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
In lieu of flowers memorial may be made to Lakeview Baptist Church in Shreveport, Louisiana or Louisiana Baptist Children’s Home in Monroe, Louisiana.
The family would like to thank WK Progressive Care Center for the last 20 years of loving care and also Dr. Timothy Nicholls.
Honoring Marlin as pallbearers will be Robert Mahaffey, Rusty Grantham, Zack Kidd, Al Mazzone, Jay Waalk and Craig Deaver. Honorary pallbearers will be A.J. Nicholson and Pierce Nicholson.
Please visit www.hillcrestmemorialfh to leave online condolences for the family.
Hill Crest Memorial Funeral Home