Edith Pearce Curtis
May 22, 1937 – August 21, 2014
ZEBULON – Edith Pearce Curtis, 77, died at home with her family by her side. A native of Franklin County, She was daughter to the late Johnny & Mary Leonard Pearce. Edith was a kind and warm woman who always let you know where you stood. She had an unyielding faith but her family was her life. She was a 16 year liver transplant survivor. She was preceded in death by daughter; Kathy Carroll and the father of her children; Wilson Carroll.
She is survived by her children, James “Mann” Carroll (Dawn), Betty C. Perry (Danny Griffin), Dianne C. Pearce (Norwood), siblings; Johnny Pearce (Jewel), Boston Pearce (Beverly), Rachel Smith, Ruth Liles, all of Zebulon, grandchildren, Terri McDowell (Jeff), Kandi White (Michael), Jordan Carroll (Will Sauls), Courtney, Liz Prochaska, Laura & Mikalya, great grandchildren, Haley, Raegan, Will, Quin, Cullen, Liam & lifelong friend, Carolyn “Jane” Young.
Funeral service 3 pm, Sunday, East Wake Church of God with visitation from 1:30 pm – 3 pm, prior to the service and other times at Edith’s home. Entombment, Gethsemane Memorial Gardens.
Flowers welcomed or memorials may be made to Transitions Life Care Hospice.
Arrangements are with Strickland Funeral Home, 211 W. Third St., Wendell.