James Robert Pearson, 56, passed away in Hibbing, Minn. on June 20, 2011.
James was born May 12, 1955 to Bobby and Shirley Pearson. He grew up in the Isanti area, and graduated from Forest Lake High School in 1973. He and his wife, Barbara, made their home in Cambridge, where their son Erik and daughter Bobbi were born. Jim served two years in the U.S. Marines. Jim most recently resided in Marble, Minn.
James was preceded in death by his father, Bobby. He is survived by his mother, Shirley, children Erik and Bobbi, brother Lee (Diane), sister Lynn (Tom) Griffin, and several nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be held September 20, 2011 at 2 p.m. at Cambridge Union Cemetery. Military Honor Guards Post 290 at committal.