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Obituaries

Obituaries

Lila Marie Trusty Pearson 1925 - 2006 Williamstown

Services for Lila Marie Trusty Pearson, 80, Williamstown, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Williamstown Assembly of God Church. Burial will be in Underwood Cemetery, Williamstown.Mrs. Pearson died Tuesday, April 18, 2006, at Hickory Pointe Care Center in Oskaloosa.She was born May 29, 1925, near Williamstown, the daughter of Clinton and Rosie Lee Cody Trusty. She was a lifelong Williamstown resident.Mrs. Pearson owned and operated Pearson's Cafe in Williamstown for 25 years and retired in 1980. She was a member and former Sunday school teacher at Williamstown Assembly of God Church.She married Marvin Leroy Pearson on June 25, 1943, in Lawrence. He died June 19, 2000.Survivors include a son, Gary Pearson, Williamstown; a daughter, Shirley Marie Juedes, Grantville; two sisters, Frances Schuler, Topeka, and Wanda Tenpenny, Lawrence; four grandchildren; and a great-granddaughter.The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until the service hour Saturday at the church. The casket will remain closed.The family suggests memorials to the church building fund, sent in care of Barnett-Chapel Oaks Funeral Home, P.O. Box 416, Oskaloosa 66066.