Pearl Cogdill


Pearl Cogdill, 57, of the Whittier community passed away on Sunday, July 5.

She was the daughter of the late Robert and Joann Patterson Cogdill.

She is survived by her sister, Ceretta and her husband, Johnny Ray Davis. Also surviving are two nieces; Jessica Steele (Harry) and Stephanie Davis (Dustin); and a nephew by marriage, Bradford Burns. Also surviving are six great-nieces and great-nephews, Trinity Steele, Tanner Burns (Allison Bates), Braxton Burns (Samantha), Olivia Steele (Taylor Mills), Timothy Burns and Shelbee Joann Burns; two great-great-nieces, Hadleigh Mathis and Braelynn Mathis; and two special nieces, Addison and Kylie Morgan; several aunts and uncles, also survive; as well as her best friend, Angie Bryson Gassaway.

Pearl had worked at Roses for the past 24 years. “Thank you, she loved you all.” She also loved her church family at Wilmot Baptist Church and her cats and dogs.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, July 11, at 2 p.m. at Wilmot Baptist Church with Rev. Lanny Nations and Rev. Johnny Ray Davis officiating.

The family will receive friends from 1 until 2 p.m. prior to the service.

Burial will follow in Nations Creek Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Harry Steele, Braxton Burns,Taylor Mills, Brad Burns, Tanner Burns and Tim Burns.