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William Earl Pierce, Adair County, KY (1938-2012)

He was a member of a large, respected Adair County, KY family
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Wm. Earl Pierce, 73, of Columbia, died Sunday, January 22, 2012 at 12:25 A.M. at the Westlake Regional Hospital, Columbia, KY.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, January 25, 2012 at 2pmCT, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Jesse Hagan officiating. Burial will be will be in Barnes Cemetery, 568 Redlick Road, Breeding, KY. Visitation will be after 4pmCT, Tuesday, January 24, 2012 at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home.

Casket Bearers: Michael Matney, Joe Hale, Randy Richards, Thomas Richards, Wesley Melson, and Danny Pierce.

William Earl Pierce, Adair County, KY (1938-2012)

He was born April 15, 1938, in Adair County, KY. He was the son of the late John Homer and Ella Jessie Pierce. He died Sunday, January 22, 2012, in Columbia, Adair County, KY, at the age of 73 years, 9 months, and 7 days.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Charles Raymond Pierce in December 2010.

Survivors include the following:
  • Three sisters: Louise Merrell of Columbia, KY; Dorothy Cowan of Dardanelle, Arkansas; and Annie Pearl Hammond of Celina, TN

  • Three brothers: H. W. Pierce of Russell Springs, KY; Arnold Ray Pierce of Columbia, KY; and Bobby Pierce of Paris, TN

  • Several nieces and nephews
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Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements

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William Earl Pierce, Adair County, KY (1938-2012)

2012-01-23 - 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY - Photo from Grissom-Martin Funeral Home.

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