Bernice Carter Pearson, 97, of 103 Westminister Circle, Union, SC passed Saturday afternoon, December 30, 2017 in Union Medical Center. A native of Maybinton in Newberry County, SC, she was the widow of William B. Pearson, Sr. and daughter of the late Hunt Carter and Carrie Gladney Carter. She retired from Heartland Health Care Center of Beckley, WV and was owner and operator of The Miners' Inn of Lester, WV. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved son and daughter-in-law, William B. Pearson, Jr. and Leslie Joyce Bradford Pearson and a great-grandson, Aaron Pearson. She is survived by her seven grandsons, Joseph (Marie) Pearson of San Antonio, TX, William (Senta) Pearson of Mabscott, WV, Luther (Yvette) Pearson, Sr. of Union, SC, Mark (Deion) Pearson, Sr. and Gary Pearson both of Spartanburg, SC, Kevin (Koren) Hall and Keith (Kristen) Hall both of Morgantown, WV; one granddaughter, LaNora (Donnie) Evans of Hickory, NC; thirty-seven great-grandchildren; thirteen great-great-grandchildren; two foster sons, James Preston of Ireland and Calvin Brown of Beckley, WV; and a host of other loving cousins and dear friends. The family will receive friends from 6 pm to 7 pm Friday at Communit Mortuary and at other times at the home of her great-granddaughter, Tahlisha Pearson, 607 Toney Road, Union, SC. Arrangements are with Community Mortuary, 361 Meansville Road Union, SC.
Ceremony Location Heart of God Ministries 1703 South Kanawha Street Beckley, WV 25801
Burial Location Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens 5251 Robert C Byrd Drive Beckley, WV 25801