William Leonard "Buddy" Pearman

William Leonard "Buddy" Pearman, 67, of Hodgenville, passed away Monday, Feb. 4, 2013, at his residence.

He was a farmer and a former construction worker.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Gardner Pearman Sr. and Anna Belle Sidebottom Pearman; a sister, Evelyn Joyce Hedgespeth; and two brothers, Virgil Pearman and John Thomas "J.T." Pearman.

He is survived by his wife, Jo Ann Pearman; two sons, Clint (Melissa) Pearman of Hodgenville and Travis (Amanda) Pearman of Mount Washington; five sisters, Mable Louise Bell and Gloria Mae Farmer, both of Radcliff, Mary Catherine McGuffey and Helen Jane Lile, both of Hodgenville and Martha Belle Cloninger of Shelbyville; five brothers, Robert G. Pearman Jr. of Radcliff, James Paul Pearman and Joseph Eugene Pearman, both of Hodgenville, Harold Dean Pearman of Rineyville and Charles Richard Pearman of Elizabethtown; and five grandchildren, Hunter Pearman, Wyatt Pearman, Austin Pearman, Tyler Doyle and Kaitlyn Waters.

The funeral is at 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, at Hodgenville United Methodist Church with the Revs. Bob Howell and Carlton Puryear officiating. Burial follows in Red Hill Cemetery.

Visitation is from 3 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and continues at 9 a.m. Thursday at Bennett-Bertram Funeral Home in Hodgenville.

Funeral Home

Bennett-Bertram Funeral Home
208 West Water Street Hodgenville, KY 42748
(270) 358-4151
Published in The News-Enterprise on Feb. 6, 2013