Posted: Monday, April 23, 2012 5:21 pm
The Messenger, April 23, 2012
Samuel Thomas “T-Boy” Pierce 91, of Kenton died April 21, 2012.
Services will be Tuesday at 2 p.m. at Karnes & Son Funeral Home in Kenton, with the Rev. John Varden officiating. Burial will follow in Union Grove Methodist Church Cemetery near Kenton.
Visitation will be today from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
He was born Jan. 1, 1921, in Obion County, son of the late Walter and Mamie Pierce. He was a retired farmer and land owner and a member of Union Grove United Methodist Church.
He is survived by his children, Terry Pierce, Timmy Pierce, Loma Emerson, Sheran Wright and Sue Williams; his sister, Iris Anelle; his brother, Eugene Pierce; 13 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; and four great-great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Helen Sue Pierce; his son, Tommy Pierce; his granddaughter, Lauren Beth Williams; his parents, Walter Jackson and Mamie (Davidson) Pierce; his brother, Shirley Pierce, and two sisters, Eva Finch and Neva Yarbrough.
He will truly be missed by his family and friends.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.karnesandsonfuneralhome.com.