Bobbie Nell Pierson
Bobbie Nell Pierson, 75, of Sweetwater, died Thursday, March 1, 2012, at Sweetwater Healthcare Center.No services are planned at this time.Pierson was born March 21, 1936, in Cross Plains, Texas. She moved to Sweetwater from Abilene in 1972 after working for Hendrick Medical Center for six years. She became a Registered Respiratory Therapist and worked for Simmons Memorial Hospital and Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital in Sweetwater from 1972 until 2007. She then moved south of Sweetwater in the country, where she began her retirement, enjoying gardening in her flower beds and fishing.Survivors include her daughter, Carla Lehrmann and husband Randy of Sweetwater; sons, Ron Mink and wife Julia of Sweetwater and Jason Pierson of Bastrop; sisters, Lendie Smith of Sweetwater and Ann Henderson and husband Thomas of Colorado; brother, Mickey Kinnard and wife Tric of Albany, Texas; and five grandchildren.She was preceded in death by her parents, Birl and Lottie Kinnard; her son, Robbie Mink; and a granddaughter, Brenna Lehrmann.