Tawana Michelle Pierson
SHREVEPORT, LA - A service celebrating the life of Tawana Pierson will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, December 29, 2012 at Evergreen Missionary Baptist Church, 8510 Range Ln., Pastor Billy R. Target officiating. Interment Lincoln Cemetery. Family hour Friday from 6 to 7 p.m. at the church.
Tawana was born April 1, 1987, and passed away December 18, 2012.
She is preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, Sam J. Vinson, Sr. and Chester Mae Chevalier; fraternal grandfather, Lionell Pierson; She leaves to cherish her memory her parents, Rickey and Sharon Pierson; two sons, Tristan T. McGhee and Mason C. Pierson; two brothers, Orlando Vinson and Cordell Collins, of Aurora, IL; sister, LaQuandria (Renaold) Humphrey; a very special friend, Terry McGhee; special aunts Jacqueline (Larry) Willis and Donna Chevalier; and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, other loving family and friends.
Tawana fought a good fight for three years with Crohn's Disease. She was a very sweet, outgoing, smart young lady. With a big beautiful smile, she always lit up a room. She loved every moment she spent with her son, Tristan; and she was looking forward to sharing specials moments with Mason.
The family has set up the Tristan and Mason Fund at Regions Bank. The Fund will provide for their basic needs and education costs. To support Tawana's angels, donations can be made at any Regions Bank or mail checks to: Tristan and Mason Fund, 7816 Hobbs Drive, Shreveport, LA 71129.
Heavenly Gates Funeral Home (318) 222-8010