THOMASTON-Mrs. Mary E. Pearson-Johnson, 67, of 230 Triune Ave in Thomaston passed away on Monday, June 9 at her residence. Mrs. Johnson was born in Upson County to Mr. Jesse Pearson and Mrs. Christine Raines-Pearson who preceded her in death along with her brother Mr. Jesse Pearson, Jr. Mrs. Johnson received her education in the Upson County schools. She worked many years for the Upson County School System. She leaves to cherish her memories her granddaughter, Malisha Pearson; daughter-in-law, Martha Pearson; sister-in-law, Mrs. Mildred Pearson of Atlanta; two nieces, Wanda Polite and Karen Ramsey. Mrs. Johnson also leaves a host of aunts, cousins and friends that will surely miss her.
Visitation for Mrs. Johnson will be Sunday, June 15 from 3 p.m.-7 p.m. at Burden and Worthy Funeral Home. A celebration of life will be on Monday, June 16 at 2 p.m. at Macedonia Baptist Church. Pastor Johnson is the Pastor and Rec. J.C. McGill will render the eulogy. Interment will follow in Cedar Grove Cemetery.
Burden and Worthy Funeral Home, 215 N. Bethel Street is in charge of arrangements.