Emmett Pearsall

SMITHFIELD -- Emmett Clark Pearsall, 80, died Jan. 21, 2014, at Britthaven of Smithfield.

Funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 25 at Rose Hill Funeral Home with Angela Bannerman officiating. Burial follows at Pearsall cemetery, Mt. Olive.

Survivors include his sons, Delmas Pearsall of Meherrin, Va., Emmett Pearsall Jr. of Sumpter, S.C.; daughters, Patricia Pearsall of Warsaw, Sharon Lane of Wallace; brother, Bruce Pearsall of Fayetteville; sisters, Joyce Thomas, May Annie Davis, both of Mt. Olive; 12 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends one hour before the service.

Published in Jacksonville Daily News from Jan. 25 to Jan. 28, 2014