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Nellie Jean Rood

Nellie Jean Rood

Female 1916 - 2002  (86 years)


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  • Name Nellie Jean Rood 
    Born 12 Mar 1916 
    Gender Female 
    Died 12 Jul 2002 
    Age 86 years 
    Person ID I50732  stewartsny.com
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 

    Father Ancestors William Henry Rood,   b. 21 Aug 1873, Mexico, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1961, Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Addie Laura Hubbard,   b. 5 Sep 1878,   d. 21 Oct 1963, Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 5 Oct 1902  Mexico, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F17926  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Richard Pearson 
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F25750  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Ruel Maynard 
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F25060  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • NELLIE ""MAG'' PEARSON - SOLOIST, ORGANIST
      Watertown Daily Times (NY) - July 16, 2002
      Nellie R. "Mag" Pearson, 86, of 52 Hong Kong Road, Parish, formerly of Pulaski, died Saturday in St. Joseph's Hospital Health Center, Syracuse.

      Mrs. Pearson worked for 20 years in the accounting department at Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, retiring in 1981.

      Born March 12, 1916, in Pulaski, daughter of William H. and Addie L. Hubbard Rood, she graduated from Pulaski Academy High School in 1934. She had lived in Pulaski and Nedrow and later in Parish for 38 years.

      She married Rick Pearson on March 27, 1965.

      Mrs. Pearson was a soloist at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Syracuse, and had performed in operettas with the Syracuse Berwald Concert Singers. She was also an organist at Dugway Methodist Church and was an avid flower gardener.

      Surviving besides her husband are a son, "Lil" Blue Pearson, Parish, and three sisters, Orla R. Skinner, Pulaski, Laura James, Syracuse, and Anna Mae Reed, Tully.

      Three brothers, Holland, William and Charles Rood, and a sister, Elnora Rood, died before her.

      The funeral will be at Dugway Methodist Church at a time to be announced. Burial will be in Maple Lawn Cemetery, Dugway.

      There will be no calling hours. Arrangements are with Foster-Hax Funeral Home.
      Class of 1933 PACS