KERRVILLE—Memorial services for William Thomas “Billy” Pearson IV, 60, of Kerrville will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 30, 2010, at St. Peter’ s Epis- c opa l Chu rch in Kerrville. A reception will follow after the service at 705 Leland Street in Kerrville.
Mr. Pearson died Sunday, Dec. 26, at his residence.
He was born July 26, 1950, in Rockdale to William Thomas Pearson, Jr. and Lilian (Astin) Pearson.
He married Lucy Sandidge on July 28, 1974.
Mr. Pearson ser ved in the U. S. Navy and was a Vietnam veteran.
He was a member of St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in Kerrville.
Mr. Pearson enjoyed riding motorcycles, hunting, fishing, traveling and storytelling.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, David Gordon Pearson.
Survivors include his wife, Lucy Pearson of Kerrville; daughters, Emily Melain McRae and husband Chastan, Heather Noel Stebbins and husband Michael , Jennifer Nichole Imel and husband Andrew, all of Kerrville, Michelle Lee Pearson of Texas; a sister, Evelyn Pearson of Rockdale; and his grandchildren, David Pearson, Lulu Stebbins, Jilian Stebbins, Hinley Imel, Paxton and Brody McRae, Zac Pearson, Destani Simms, Thomas Bodovsky and Dalton Simms; also, numerous nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, WWP National Processing Center, P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, KS 66675- 8516.