Ellen Brown Pearson

Sunrise: May 21,1943

Sunset: May 27, 2020

Funeral Service

Monday, June 8, 2020

11 o'Clock in the morning

Graveside Service Location

Historic Liberty Hill A.M.E

2310 Liberty Hill Rd.
Summerton, SC 29148


Rev. Archie S. Temoney, Sr. Pastor

Ellen Brown Pearson was born May 21, 1943, in Summerton, South Carolina. She was the daughter of the late Woodrow Brown, Sr. and Rosa Dyson Brown. Ellen joined Liberty Hill A.M.E. church, at an early age.


Ellen attended the public schools of Clarendon County and graduated from Scott’s Branch High School in 1961. She worked in the hotel industry in South Carolina.


Ellen moved to New York City and later married King Pearson, Jr; she worked and retired from the Banking Industry in New York City.


Ellen attended and was a member of Emmanuel A.M.E. Church in New York City.


One Wednesday, May 27, 2020, Ellen went home to be with the Lord at Saint Luke Hospital in New York City.


In addition to her parents, Ellen is preceded in death by her sisters; Mary D. Richardson, Florence Tinnin and brother, Henry “Spooky” Richardson, Jr.


She leaves to reflect her memories husband, King Pearson, Jr., sons; Leonard (Amir Monai), Lamont (DiShanté, Sky), and a daughter Ladrienna (Aurbree), four great-grands, brothers; Woodrow, Jr. (Canzie), Quincy (Jackie), Fred (Deloris), a sister, Catherine (Aaron), a host of (In-Laws), nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.


Ellen “Six” was loved by many and will be missed by all.