William “Frank” Pearl, age 68, passed away Saturday, January 9, 2021 at his home surrounded by family and friends.
He was born October 7, 1952 in Mena, Arkansas to the late Samuel Jefferson Pearl and Jaunita Morgan Hightower. He was united in marriage to Shirley White in 2002. He was a sheet rocker by profession and served his country in the United Stated Army. William enjoyed playing yatzee, and just all around piddling. When he was able, he enjoyed fishing and was a great cook. He was an accomplished guitar player and admirer of music.
Singing to his wife, Shirley brought him great joy. William was a loving and caring husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, brother and friend. He will be dearly missed.
He is preceded in death by his parents; step-father, Wilson Hightower; step-mother, Leda Pearl; sisters, Bonnie Martin and Linda. William is survived by his wife, Shirley; son, Jammey Anderson and wife Rhonda; daughters, Terri Ann Floyd Armijo and husband Frankie, Tina Jo Laws and husband Timothy and Regina Webb; 12 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren; brother, Sam Pearl and wife Mitzi, sisters, Rebecca Dalton and Beverly Anderson; special friend, Cullis Lee; a host of nieces, nephews, and other family and friends too great to mention.
William will be sent for cremation under the direction of the Beasley-Wood Funeral Home.