Lorene Pearson, 95, passed away peacefully on Monday, November 22, 2021. She was preceded in death by her husband Sidney Junior Pearson; her parents Anthony Lester Reis and Ethel Baker Reis, brothers Bill and Les Reis, aunts and uncles, two nephews, and most cousins. She is survived by her son Rick Pearson and wife Joanne; their daughter Tracy Grenfell and husband Ric, and their sons Charles and Seth. Her great-grandsons were a great joy to her. She also took great delight in all her nieces and they are all survivors.
Lorene was born in Holcomb Missouri in 1926 and graduated from high school in Kennett Mo in 1946. In 1947 in Detroit MI an Aunt introduced her to Sidney Pearson a returning veteran from WWII. They married and in 1948 she had her only child, Rick William Pearson. They became a two income family when she began in retail. She then moved into the computer world and ended her career in retail. She worked part time in real estate after retirement.
In the early 1970’s all the Pearson’s had moved to Houston, Texas.
She learned the art of painting and became quite good. She enjoyed the art community and made many trips, workshops, shows, friends, and visited many galleries and museums. She searched for landscapes and scenes that inspired her to put them on canvas. She toured Texas roads and towns and collected pictures and postcards of prospective material.
She also enjoyed square dancing. She loved the dresses and dancing and travelling to other clubs, cities, and states. There were many performances and lifelong friends created.
She loved her family and enjoyed cooking and get togethers and reunions.
She will live on in the hearts of those who knew her.
A memorial service will be held at Sebrell Funeral Home December 13, 2021 at 10 AM with Reverend John Patterson officiating. Visitation begins at 9 AM until 10 AM.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests for donations to be made to the charity of your choice.