Cassandra Gentry Pierson
Cassandra Gentry Pierson, 90, of Little Rock passed away Friday, November 17, 2017. She was born April 13, 1927 in Little Rock, Arkansas to the late Dahlia Davidson Poe and Ethen Poe. She is also preceded in death by her only child, Margaret Sandoval; sister, Louise Poe Watson and brother, Howell Poe.
Cassandra retired from Alltel as a longtime assistant to Jim Gadberry and was known to be very business-like. She was a longtime and much loved Deacon as well as a librarian at Pulaski Heights Baptist Church. She was a strong Christian and loved her church.
She is survived by her son-in-law, Stephen Sandoval of Fairfax, Virginia; cousin, friend and caregiver, Mary Davidson; caregiver and friend, Marie Russell as well as many friends.
A graveside service will be at Pinecrest Memorial Park on Monday, November 27, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. officiated by Dr. Randy Hyde. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Pulaski Heights Baptist Church, 2200 Kavanaugh Blvd., Little Rock, AR 72205. Arrangements by Ruebel Funeral Home, www.ruebelfuneralhome.com.
"My condolences to friends and family of Cass. I have many memories of our days together at Alltel. She was an unforgetable lady.
Glenda Benz | Sherwood, AR
"I'm so sorry to hear this news. I have such wonderful memories of Cass during our days at Alltel. She was a classy sweet lady. My deepest sympathy to her family and friends."
Rhonda Bolls | Little Rock, AR
"My wife and Cass grew up together and were neighbors. I met Cass at the Mall in Little Rock at the coffee drinkers gossip club. She remembered my wife and we became good friends. I knew she was an astute business lady in her working days. She left the mall group and spent the remainder of her life at her home.Rest in Peace Cass/"
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Robert (Gene) White | Little rock, Ar
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