born in McMinniville, TN, Feb 20, 1937, passed away Oct 30, 2016. She is survived by her sons, Warren (Kelley) Pearson & Brad (Rhonda) Pearson, 4 grandchildren & 1 great grandchild. Lila was a Life Member of Entre Nous & gave her time to help raise money for local charities. She served as Treasurer & was on the Board of Directors of the Kidney Foundation. President of Beta Sigma Phi, and played a huge role in getting the first dialysis machine for Manatee County. Lila served as Fashion Chairman hosting fashion shows to raise money for the YMCA, visiting local rest homes & volunteering her time at the Manatee Memorial Hospital. She was a member of the Manatee River Club, Red Cross School Volunteers & Mothers Club of Bradenton raising money for the Children's Hospital. Lila was a Broker/Realtor for over 30 years and served as past President of the MLS of the Association. Lila touched many lives and will be greatly missed. A Celebration of Life will be 12:00 PM on November 15, 2016 at Brown & Sons Funeral Homes & Crematory 43rd Street Chapel, 604 43 Street W, Bradenton, FL 34209. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation at www.bcrfcure.org. Condolences may be made to www.brownandsonfuneral.com.
Brown and Sons 43rd Street - Bradenton
604 43rd Street West
Bradenton, FL 34209
Published in The Bradenton Herald from Nov. 1 to Nov. 13, 2016