FLORENCE — Rocky Lee Pearson, 68, of Florence died on June 9, 2019.
Mr. Pearson was born on Dec. 28, 1950, in Casa Grande to Billie and Adrian Pearson Sr. His family called him a wise, peaceful mountain man who was raised in the glory of God's backwoods by Salt of the Earth — a son, brother, friend, reverent soldier and proud Cherokee, and shepherd of his nieces and nephews.
He is survived by his mother; a brother and three sisters, Adrian Pearson Jr., Joan LaFaut, Starla Davis and Laura Coleman; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father and a nephew.
Memorial service at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 29, at J. Warren Funeral Services, Valley Chapel in Eloy.