Holly Springs man dies in motorcycle accident

By Southern Advocate

Robert W. Pearson, 63, died Sunday, July 17, 2011, as the result of a motorcycle accident on Hwy. 4 east of Holly Springs, according to a obituary from the Southern Advocate.

He was the retired chief of the Holly Springs Police Department. He was a member of Asbury United Methodist Church in Holly Springs.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Doxey Auditorium on the campus of Rust College with the Rev. Edward Moses officiating. Burial will be Monday, July 25, in Mt. Evergreen Cemetery in Jackson, Mich. J.F. Brittenum and Son Funeral Home of Holly Springs is in charge of the arrangements.

The body will lie in state at the funeral home from 3 to 7 p.m. today. The family will receive visitors from 6 to 7 p.m. today. The body will lie in state at Rust College from 10 to 10:55 a.m. Friday.