Patricia “Pat” D. (Carolina) Pearson of New Haven, Connecticut departed this life on Sunday December 26, 2021 at Connecticut Hospice in Branford, CT. She was born on June 11, 1952 in Darlington, South Carolina, a daughter of the late Cornelius Sawyer and Edna Carolina Greene.

Patricia started her education in the Darlington County Public Schools system and completed her studies at James Hillhouse High School New Haven, Connecticut. She worked for the Board of Education for 27 years as a Teacher’s Assistant at Conte West Hills Elementary School in New Haven, CT.

Patricia was married to Raymond L. Pearson Sr. for 44 years. She was a member of the Church of God located on 90 Harper Ave. New Haven, Connecticut.

Patricia leaves to cherish her memory, her husband, Raymond Pearson; two sons;,Tyr`a Pearson and Raymond L. Pearson Jr. both of New Haven, CT; four grandchildren, Kiana Pearson, Tyana Pearson, Aiden Pearson and Lamar Marquis Watson Jr. all of New Haven, CT; two godchildren, Janell P. Greene and Kiara J. Greene both of New Haven; a sister, Janet B. Greene of New Haven, CT; two brothers, Therodges (Karen) Greene Jr. of Hamden, CT and Gregory (Christie) N. Greene of New Haven, CT; two brothers-in-law, James (Middree) Pearson of New Haven, CT and Robert ( Lillie Estell) Pearson of Washington, DC; three sisters-in-law, Robin Pearson of Waterbury, CT, Lottie Pearson of New Jersey and Elma Lomack of Columbia, SC; along with a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles and close friends.

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her stepfather, Therodges Greene Sr. She adored and cherished them dearly.

A celebration of Patricia’s life and legacy will be held on Friday, January 7, 2022, at 11:00 A.M. at Cathedral of Higher Praise of God of Prophecy, 155 Grand Avenue in New Haven, CT. Viewing will be held at the church from 10:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M. Anyone attending the services must adhere to all COVID-19 safety precautions.