Pearl <I>Vandiver</I> Wellman


Pearl Vandiver Wellman

Spartanburg County, South Carolina, USA
Death 16 Dec 2011 (aged 91)
Gaston County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Gastonia, Gaston County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 115219762 View Source
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Pearl Vandiver Wellman, 91, died Dec. 16, 2011.

Pearl was born Feb. 2, 1920, in Spartanburg, SC.

She was the daughter of the late Jim Henry and Cedie Crossley Vandiver.

Mrs. Wellman was a member of Armstrong Memorial Presbyterian Church, an associate member of First Presbyterian Church in Charlotte, and East Baptist Church. She was a Gold Star Mother.

On September 14, 1940, Pearl married Marshall R. Wellman. They were the parents of Brenda W. Jones and their beloved son, Richard Douglas Wellman, who died on August 13, 1969 in Vietnam. Marshall died in May of 1976. Pearl later married Roscoe H. Helton who predeceased her.

Pearl was also preceded in death by a granddaughter, Annette Lee Wellman; son-in-law, David S. Jones; sisters, Mary Calhoun,
Ruby Jones and Fan-nie Sue Vandiver; brothers, Jim Henry Vandiver and Ervin Vassey.

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  • Created by: MJ
  • Added: 10 Aug 2013
  • Find a Grave Memorial 115219762
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Pearl Vandiver Wellman (2 Feb 1920–16 Dec 2011), Find a Grave Memorial ID 115219762, citing Gaston Memorial Park, Gastonia, Gaston County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by MJ (contributor 47044880) .