Mr. Billy Pierce, 71, of Union City passed away 4:15 p.m. Monday, March 13, 2023, at his home.
Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Thursday in the chapel of Edmaiston Mosley Funeral Home. Brother Steve Carr will officiate. Burial will follow in Sanders Chapel Cemetery.
Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday.
Pallbearers will be Brad Keightley, Bobby Berner, Johnny Berner, Tyler Berner, Blake Berner, Rob Berner, Jacob Moody, Butch Butler and Todd Pruett.
Billy was born Nov. 9, 1951, in Obion County, son of the late Rufus Allen and Mary Olive (Andrews) Pierce. He worked for the former Steel Systems in Union City and was a member of the Army National Guard.
He is survived by two daughters, Wendy Cole (Michael) of Union City and Shannon Pierce (James Roden) of Kenton; three grandchildren, Chelsea Mackins (Xavier), Devon Pruett and Madison Pruett, all of Union City; seven great-grandchildren, Bryceson Mackins, Scottlyn Mackins, Zayvian Mackins, Maevlyn Mackins, Karsyn Pruett, Aubriella Pruett and Kynleigh Pruett; one sister, Carolyn Pittman of Union City; and one niece, Glenda Butler (Butch) of Union City.
He was also preceded in death by one brother, Roger Allen Pierce; and his best friend, Oreo.
To leave messages of condolence for the family, visit the funeral home website at www.emfuneralhome.com.
Published in The Messenger 3.15.23