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.
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