Bennie Ruth Pearson, 88 years old, died peacefully in her sleep on October 31, 2021 at Crystal Health Rehabilitation in Greenwood, MS. She was a lifelong resident of Winona, with over a decade of service as a CNA at Tyler Holmes Memorial Hospital. She was a member of First Baptist Church.
She was a devoted wife to Jamie Pearson until his death in 1973. She was a loving mother to one son, Steven Pearson (Kathy) of Winona.
She is survived by Steven Pearson and wife Kathy, sisters Faye Breazeale and Mareese Johnson both of Winona. She was preceded in death by her husband Jamie Pearson, her parents Reese and Onie Gipson of Winona, and Bobby Gipson of Greenwood.
She will be buried next to Jamie in Oakwood Cemetery. Graveside services will be held Tuesday, November 2, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. Rev. Randy Bridges will officiate the service.
In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to First Baptist Church Youth program.