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Obituary: Pearl Ann Crain

Dec. 20, 1956-July 28, 2006

Damascus resident Pearl Ann Crain, 49, died Friday, July 28, at her home. A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 8, at Hood View Seventh-day Adventist Church, 26775 S.E. Kelso Road, Boring.

Pearl was born Dec. 20, 1956, in Germantown, Md., to Roland and Dezzetta (Brown) Selby. She graduated from Portland Adventist Academy in 1975.

In 1975, Pearl married Ken Crain, her high school sweetheart. She earned a nursing degree from Mt. Hood Community College and worked as a charge nurse in the intensive care unit at Portland Adventist Hospital.

Survivors include her husband of Damascus; daughter, Carie Pyke of Fairview; sons, Jason Crain of Vancouver, Wash., and Corey Crain of Corvallis; brother, Ray Williams of Portland; and two grandchildren.

Memorial contributions can be made in Pearl's name to Northwest Adventist Federal Credit Union 10333 S.E. Main St., Portland, 97216, to assist Portland Adventist Medical Center employees in need.

American Burial and Cremation of Oregon is handling arrangements.