NEW YORK, N.Y. - Deacon Mary Lee Rhames Green Pearson, age 69, entered into eternal rest on Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, at New York Columbia Presbyterian Hospital, New York.

Born in Clarendon County, she was a daughter of the late George and Malvenia Jones Rhames. She was the widow of Ralph T. Pearson.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday at St Mark Missionary Baptist Church, Silver community of Pinewood, with the Rev. W.J. Chandler, pastor, officiating. Final resting place will be at the church cemetery.

Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. today at the chapel of Dyson's Home for Funerals.

Deacon Pearson will be placed in the church one hour prior to the service.

The family will receive friends at the home of her sister, Barbara Rhames, 13 First St., Summerton.

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Professional services entrusted to Dyson's Home for Funerals, 237 Main St., Summerton, (803) 485-4280.