July 28, 1955 - June 21, 2021
PEARSON, Mr. Leon - Age 65, passed away Monday, June 21, 2021 at McLaren-Flint. Family hour 1:30 PM Wednesday June 30, 2021 from the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home, 906 W. Flint Park Blvd., with funeral service commencing at 2:00 PM Pastor Kenneth L. Stewart officiating. Friends and pallbearers will assemble at the funeral home at 1:30 PM Wednesday. Mr. Pearson will lie in state in the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home, and may be viewed from 12:00 PM-6:00 PM Tuesday. Mr. Leon Pearson was born July 28, 1955, in Flint, Michigan, the son of the late Isaac Sr. and Nora Lee (Ezell) Pearson. He was the youngest of seven siblings. Leon graduated from Northwestern High School in Flint, MI. After completion of high school, he joined the United States Marine Corps, but returned home after being injured in Boot Camp. Mr. Leon Pearson married Ms. Benetta Bolds. He was employed at Buick Motor Division, a division of General Motors Corporation. Later, Mr. Pearson worked at Christ Fellowship Baptist Church and drove the Church Bus on many occasions. He joined House of Prayer Baptist Church and served faithfully until his health failed. Mr. Pearson enjoyed helping others. Mostly, he loved going to the store or doing whatever he could for the seniors. He loved listening to all types of music. His favorite song was Love and Happiness by Al Green. During his last hours, as the family gathered at his bedside, the nurse played Love and Happiness which brought a smile to his face. Family was his passion, Mr. Pearson grew up in a family surrounded by love. Mr. Leon Pearson leaves to cherish his loving memory: 7 children, Patrese (Andre) Watson of Muskegon, MI, Terrance Pearson of Snellville, GA, Nakia Gardner of Flint, Leon King of Detroit, MI, Shameca Pearson, Miriam Pearson, both of Conway, AR and DeAndrae Pearson of Goodyear, AZ; 2 sisters, Mrs. Betty Swims of Otisville, MI and Wanda Lewis of Flint; 14 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; 6 nieces; 7 nephews; 4 aunts, Zellarine Jones of Gulf Port, MS, Mildred Ezell, Annie Ezell and Barbara Ezell, all of Saginaw, MI; a host of other relative and friends. Mr. Pearson was preceded in death by his wife, Benetta Pearson; parents, Isaac Sr. and Nora Lee Pearson; sisters, Rosalie Lowe and Flora Lee Chapman; brothers, Isaac Jr. and Larry Pearson; sister-n-law, Patricia Pearson; 4 brothers-in-law, Chester Booth, Joseph Lowe, Early Swims, and Lendon Lewis.
PEARSON, Mr. Leon - Age 65, passed away Monday, June 21, 2021 at McLaren-Flint. Family hour 1:30 PM Wednesday June 30, 2021 from the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home, 906 W. Flint Park Blvd., with funeral service commencing at 2:00 PM... View Obituary & Service Information
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