Pearl S. Rezendes

Pearl Sandra (Davis) Rezendes was born in Warwick, Rhode Island on September 27, 1951 and at the age of 64, passed away on April 27, 2016, surrounded by her loving family. She was the daughter of the late Percy Perronneau Davis and the late Barbara Jesse (Holden) Davis who lived in Warwick, Rhode Island. As a firm believer in pursuing and obtaining higher education, Pearl entered Brown University in 1969. She was married in 1970 and had her first child in 1971 when she and her husband began building their family together. After Pearl graduated from Brown University in 1973, she worked as a Banker at the former Fleet National Bank, had her second child in 1978 and retired as a Vice President from Bank of America. She was dedicated to serving her community and shared in service before her retirement with fellow members of the United Way and YWCA and after retirement, with her sisters of the Greater Providence Rhode Island Links Incorporated chapter. Pearl loved sports and enjoyed several basketball and football games with her family and friends. Pearl was married to Edward Joseph Rezendes and is survived by her two children: Tracie (Michael) Love of Johnston and Edward Joseph Rezendes, Jr. of East Providence. She had one grandchild, Edward Joseph Rezendes, III “Trey” of East Providence and is survived by his mother who was like a daughter, Page Pena of East Providence. Pearl is survived by three sisters: Shirley Davis, Linda Carew and Christine (Richard) Jones and one brother, Ronald Eugene Davis (Lysa) and was the sister of the late Percy Perronneau Davis, Jr. (Beverley). She also leaves a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends. Pearl was loved dearly through her entire life by her family and friends who will miss her unwavering support, encouragement and love. Her funeral will be held on Monday at 8:00 AM from the PERRY-MCSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:00 AM in Saint Francis Xavier Church, North Carpenter Street, East Providence. Burial will be in Rhode Island Veterans Cemetery, 301 South County Trail, Exeter. Calling hours Sunday 5-8.