NEWPORT NEWS - Ruby Lee Pearce, 75, passed away Friday, May 30, 2003, at Riverside Regional Medical Center. Born in Edgecombe County, N.C., she had been a Peninsula resident since 1964. She was retired from Miller and Rhodes as a sales associate and was a member of Calvary Baptist Church. She is survived by her beloved husband of 57 years, Earl R. Pearce; one son, Robert E. Pearce and his wife, Virginia, of Seaford; one daughter, Linda P. Wall and her husband, Aaron, of Richmond; and four grandchildren, Stacey L. and Robert D. Pearce and Jared M. and Jordan B. Wall. The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at Weymouth Funeral Home. A funeral service will be conducted at 12:30 p.m. Monday, June 2, at the Weymouth Funeral Home Chapel, by the Rev. Steve Crane. Interment will be in Veterans Memorial Gardens, Hampton. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Leukemia Society of America, Virginia Chapter, P.O. Box 21, 2101 Executive Drive, Hampton, VA 23666 or to Calvary Baptist Church, 4700 Huntington Avenue, Newport News, VA 23607.
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Published by Daily Press on May 31, 2003.