Martha Virgie Pearce
July 14, 1928 – November 30, 2018
Martha R. Pearce, age 90, of Jacksonville, Arkansas, died at home on Friday, November 30, 2018. Martha was born in Carville, LA, on July 14, 1928. She married Jesse L. Pearce on May 22, 1946 and they spent their life in Baton Rouge. She was a founding member of St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, and later moved to Big Fork, Montana, where she joined Community United Methodist Church.
She is survived by her 4 children, Jim (Connie) Pearce of Spokane, WA; Dan (Mary) Pearce of Boonville, MO; Pam (Bob) Parsons of Jacksonville, AR; Ann Poteat, of Big Fork, MT; sister, Lottie Fry of Dayton, OH; 8 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Memorial Services will be held on April 6, at 10:00 am in Baton Rouge at Resthaven Gardens of Memory. Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Central Arkansas, 403 South Poplar, Suite F, Searcy, AR 72143 or Community United Methodist Church, 750 Electric Avenue, Bigfork, MT 59911.