Phyllis Pearson

Seneca – Phyllis Jean Jenkins Pearson, 74, wife of the late William Earl Pearson, passed away Wednesday, April 7th, 2021 at Prisma Health Oconee Memorial Hospital.


Born in Highlands, North Carolina, she was the daughter of the late Jim and Ethel Welborn Jenkins. Phyllis had a great love for watching television and her greatest enjoy was watching westerns.


Phyllis is survived by a brother, Donnie Jenkins; and a niece, Kathy Cunningham.


In addition to her parents and husband, she is preceded in death by a daughter, Sonya Pearson; brothers, Billy Jenkins, Tommy Lee Jenkins, Junior Jenkins, and her twin brother Lewis Jenkins; sisters, Louise Cathy, Mary Beaty, Rita Beaty, Helen Talley, and Effie Hunicutt.


A funeral service will be held 2pm, Saturday, April 10th, 2021 at Sandifer Funeral Home Chapel with a private burial at Oconee Memorial Park . The family will receive friends, from 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm prior to the service, at Sandifer Funeral Home.


The family is at the home of niece, Kathy Cunningham, 208 RC Drive, Westminster, SC 29693. Flowers are accepted and condolences may be expressed online by visiting