Pearl Comer

January 7, 1926 - November 19, 2019 Hockessin, DE | Age 93 Loving Mother, Grandmother, Great Grandmother, Sister and Friend.

PEARL COMER, age 93, of Hockessin, DE, passed away on Tuesday, November 19, 2019, at Brackenville Center. She was the wife of Edgar H. Comer, who passed away in 2007, and with whom he shared 65 years of marriage.

Born in Shouns, TN, she was the daughter of the late Walter Jones and the late Doncie Farmer Jones.

She was a member of the Kennett Square Missionary Baptist Church.

Pearl was a homemaker, and she enjoyed baking cakes, mowing grass, gardening, was a great seamstress, and also enjoyed being with her family and friends.

She is survived by two daughters, Wanda C. Barwell and her husband Larry of Nottingham, PA and Jane Brown and her husband Steve of Wilmington, DE; one sister, Mary Tanner of Elkton, MD; four grandchildren, Howard C. Barwell, Charlene E. Barwell, William J. Maslanka, III and Douglas A. Brown; three great grandchildren, Andrew V. Belisaro, Melissa Maslanka and Brendan Blackwelder, and a dear sister-in-law, Ann Dumler of Salisbury, Md.

She was predeceased by one brother and two sisters.

The family would like to thank the staff at the Brackenville Center for the wonderful care given to their mother.

You are invited to visit with Pearl’s family and friends from 10:00 to 11:00 on Monday morning, December 2, 2019, at the Kennett Square Missionary Church, 408 Bayard Road, Kennett Square, PA. Her Funeral service will follow at 11:00. Burial will be in Longwood Cemetery,

In lieu of flowers, a contribution may be made to the Kennett Square Missionary Baptist Church, 408 Bayard Road, Kennett Square, PA 19348.

To view her online tribute and to share a memory with her family, please visit

Arrangements by the Kuzo Funeral Home, Kennett Square, PA.

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Kennett Square Missionary Baptist Church

408 Bayard Road
Kennett Square, PA 19348.



December 2, 2019 10:00-11:00 Kennett Square Missionary Baptist Church
408 Bayard Road
Kennett Square, PA

Funeral Service

December 2, 2019 11:00 Kennett Square Missionary Baptist Church
408 Bayard Road
Kennett Square, PA


Longwood Cemetery
Kennett Square, PA


  1. Wanda, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May you be comforted by knowing she lived a long and wonderful life.

    Patricia Reiter | December 2, 2019 at 8:54 AM
  2. Wanda and Jane,

    I am so sorry for the loss of your beautiful mother. I truly missed her through the last several years and thought of her often. I hope the wonderful memories will keep you. Her kind, gentle spirit will remain in my heart forever.

    Love and prayers to you both and your families.

    Linda Santora

    Linda santora | November 26, 2019 at 7:16 AM
  3. Wanda and Jane,
    We are very sorry for your loss. Aunt Pearl was a wonderful, kind woman. We wish we could be with you to celebrate her life and love.
    Helen and Ed Kisser

    Helen Kisser | November 22, 2019 at 10:04 PM

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