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Dorothea Pearson

February 19, 1926 — February 2, 2021


Dorothea Evelyn (Mowrer-Lane-Hedrick) Pearson, 94, of Carlisle,

Arkansas passed away on February 2, 2021. She was born in Carlisle,

Arkansas on February 19, 1926 to the late Curtis and Icis (Heath)


Along with her parents she is preceded in death by siblings Calvin

Mowrer, Alice Hensley-Ingle, Ellis Mowrer, and Edith Cornett, two

children, Malvin Lane and Carolyn Parr and three husbands Cecil Lane,

Carl Hedrick, and John Pearson.

She is survived by one brother James (Bob) Mowrer, four children David

Lane of Lamar, George Hedrick (Melaney) of Carlisle, Melissa Sanders of

Carlisle, and Billy Hedrick (Sere) of Delta, Louisiana, 23 grandchildren,

numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren and a very

special niece Kimberly (BJ) Heffron of Olney, Illinois.

Dorothea was a caregiver and loved by many people and she loved

them all. She lived a long and eventful life. She never met a stranger

and always had an open door for anyone who needed it. She will be

missed by many. She had a huge heart that was full of love for everyone

she ever met.

A funeral service will be held at 1:00 PM, Saturday, February 6, 2021 at Immanuel

Baptist Church in Carlisle, Arkansas with burial to follow at Butlerville

Cemetery. A visitation will be held at Boyd Funeral home in Lonoke

Friday, February 5, 2021 from 1-5pm.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Dorothea Pearson, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Friday, February 5, 2021

1:00 - 5:00 pm (Central time)

Boyd Funeral Home, Inc.

207 E 2nd St, Lonoke, AR 72086

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Funeral Service

Saturday, February 6, 2021

Starts at 1:00 pm (Central time)

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