Bequest to Wayne Community College will help disabled
By Phyllis Moore
Published in News on November 27, 2012 1:46 PM
Jean Pearman, in this undated family photo, was born with cerebral palsy and overcame many hurdles, including relying on a wheelchair and being hospitalized for three years as a pre-teen. She went on to attend Wayne Community College and East Carolina University, before becoming a social worker at Cherry Hospital.
Jean Pearman grew up at a time when there were few provisions for the handicapped. Born with cerebral palsy, she was confined to a wheelchair for the bulk of her life. But that didn't stop her from attending Wayne...
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