07/26/05 — MAGGIE PEARCE

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April 2, 1913-July 25, 2005

Princeton resident

Maggie Wilkins Pearce, 92, of 424 S. Pearl St., died Monday at Wayne Memorial Hospital.

The funeral will be held tonight at 7 in the chapel of Casey Funeral Home. The Rev. Al Harrington and the Rev. Glenn Griffin will officiate. Burial will be on Wednesday morning at 10 at Lassiter Family Cemetery.

Mrs. Pearce was the daughter of the late Tom Oscar and Sarah Wilkins and the widow of James Arthur Pearce.

Her survivors include three sons, John Pearce of Dudley, William David Pearce of Pine Level and Ray Pearce of Princeton; two daughters, Hilda Pearce Edwards of Kenly and Brenda Pearce of Four Oaks; and eight grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

The family will receive friends at Casey Funeral Home one hour to and immediately following the service tonight.

Published in Obituaries on July 26, 2005 1:59 PM