YOUNGSVILLE—Estelle Talley Pearce, 90, died Sunday evening March 28, 2010 at her residence. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. today (Wednesday, March 31) at Youngsville Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the Youngsville Town Cemetery.

She was born in Franklin County, daughter of the late Inez Winston Talley and Cicerio Farrah Talley, and was preceded in death by her husband, E.J. Pearce.

She was a retired clerk at The Wake Weekly newspaper in Wake Forest.

Surviving: daughters, Harriett J. Pearce of Marietta, S.C., and Janet P. Bailey of Raleigh; two grandsons; and three great-grandsons.
A service of Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 405 South Main St. Wake Forest.