Funeral services for Pearl Buchanan Washington will be held 2 p.m. on Saturday, August 8 at the P.L.M.D District Center.
Funeral services for Pearl Buchanan Washington will be held 2 p.m. on Saturday, August 8 at the P.L.M.D District Center. Rev. Willie Buchanan will officiate.
Burial will be in Morning Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m., Friday, August 7 at Brown's Home for Funerals.
Mrs. Pearl Buchanan Washington was the daughter of the late Mozella and Ernest Wheeler. She was born on September 6, 1934, in Grenada, Mississippi. She was the fifth of eight children.
Pearl accepted Christ at an early age at Jones Chapel in Belen, Mississippi.
In 1949, Pearl wed the Robert Buchanan and after his death, she wed Darnell Washington in 1989. Both husbands preceded her in death, along with a son, Perry Buchanan.
Pearl was a faithful member of Morning Grove Baptist Church, spanning three generations. She was a devoted member until her health began to fail.
She leaves to cherish her memory, two beloved sisters, Ellen Stampley of Illinois and Cora Mitchell of California; four daughters, Catherine Harris and Jewellean Buchanan of Michigan, Mary Givens of Illinois and Bertha Buchanan; five sons, James, Johnny, and Robert Buchanan of Arkansas, Arthur and Oscar Buchanan of Mississippi; her first-born grandchild, Patricia McMiller of Michigan; 18 other wonderful granddaughters and grandsons living throughout various states; and a host of great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends.
Family and friends sign the guestbook at:www.brownshomeforfuneralsinc.com.