Virginia Pierson

July 10, 1921 ‒ January 03, 2004

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Virginia Pierson, age 82, of Mount Vernon died Saturday January 3, 2004 at the Inn at HillenVale in Mount Vernon. She was born July 10, 1921 in Hardin County to Eddie and Veva (Carnes) Carr.

Mrs. Pierson was a member of the Mulberry Street United Methodist Church. She had served as a Red Cross Volunteer for 15 years and had also volunteered at Knox County Interchurch Social Services. She was a proud member of the Red Hat Society.

Surviving are her daughters Patsy (Bill) Jenkins of Mount Vernon and Pam (Jim) Parker of Mount Vernon; her sons Mike (Cherylee) Pierson of Casper, Wyoming and Ron (Jackie) Pierson of Vineland, New Jersey; 9 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; and her sister Barbara (Charles) Newman of Belle Center. Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband T.E. “Whitey” Pierson in 1985 and a sister Maxine Smith.

Friends may call Tuesday from 5 to 8 PM at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon where funeral services will be Wednesday at 2 PM with Rev. Rod Buchanan officiating. Burial will follow at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.

Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice of Knox County, 302 East High Street, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050 or to the Mulberry Street United Methodist Church, 205 North Mulberry Street, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

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