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Calvin R. Pierson

Calvin R. Pierson Calvin R. Pierson

Calvin Ray Pierson, 90, Central Barren, died Wednesday, April 1, 2015.
Born June 2, 1924, in Harrison County, he was the son of the late Escoe and Lula Hendrich Pierson.
He was a 1942 graduate of Morgan Township High School, an Army Veteran of World War II, a 37-year for the former Wenning Packing Co. in Central Barren, retired from Miller Processing in Georgetown and a member of Central Barren United Methodist Church and VFW Old Capitol Post 2950 in Corydon.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Donald Pierson, and his wife of 66 years, the former Wilma Gresham.
Survivors include a daughter, Anna Book of New Salisbury; a son, Kevin Pierson of Georgetown; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Friday, April 3, from 2 to 8 p.m. and Saturday, April 4, after 10 a.m. at Love Funeral Home in Palmyra.
Funeral: Saturday, April 4, at 1 p.m. at the funeral home with interment in Central Barren Cemetery.
The family suggests memorial gifts to the Central Barren Cemetery Fund, 13275 Buffalo Trace Road NE, Palmyra, IN 47164.