Frederick Pierson

Saturday, June 1, 2013

Mr. Frederick Pierson, 74,of Evansville, Ind., formerly of Caseyville, Ky., died on Thursday, May 30, 2013, at Cypress Grove Rehabilitation Center in Newburgh, Ind. He was a U.S. Navy Veteran who served in the Korean War. He retired from Alcoa Aluminum Co.

He was preceded in death by his spouse, Brenda Woolverton Pierson; his parents, Bentley and William Beatrice Pierson; and two sisters, Pearl West and Ivetta Kanipe.

Survivors include two sons, Frederick Pierson and Troy Pierson of Evansville;

A brother, Bud Pierson of Mattoon, Ky.; and

Four randchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. today at Whitsell Funeral Home in Sturgis, Ky. Burial will be in Caseyville Cemetery. Visitation will be from noon until service time at the funeral home.