Harvey Louis Pearson, age 78 of Loganville, passed away on Sunday, April 1, 2018. Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday, April 5, 2018 at New Testament Baptist Church in Loganville. Rev. Mickey Oliver will officiate. Interment will follow at Eternal Hills Memory Gardens in Snellville.
Mr. Pearson was a member of New Testament Baptist Church and was a retired Dekalb County Police Officer where he served for over 30 years. Harvey was involved with Alford Memorial Radio Club and taught Morse code for several years. He led the Demolays and was a past master of the Panthersville Masonic Lodge and was a member of the Fergus Lodge. Harvey was an avid golfer until the onset of heart problems. He was preceded in death by his son, James Olin (Jim) Pearson in 1975. He is survived by his wife of 54 years: Shirley W. Pearson; Daughters: Natalie Hauck of Flowery Branch, and Patti & Joe Murdoch of Loganville; Sister: Barbara Rankin of Griffin; Grandchildren: Leslie Hampton, Erin Makler, Caitlin Pittman, Rachel & Emily Murdoch; Great-Grandchildren: Claire & Lucas Hampton and John Edward Bird.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, April 4, 2018 from 4 – 6 PM at the Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 670 Tom Brewer Road, Loganville, GA 30052. 770-466-1544. Please sign the online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com
Reposted courtesy of Tim Stewart Funeral Home.