He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church in Owensboro.
He was a retired employee of Phillips Electronics North America.
He is survived by one step-son, Herbie Cook of Owensboro; three sisters and one brother: Louise Manasco and husband, Jesse, Geneva Hunt and husband, Ed and Juanita Perkins of Campbellsville and Kenny Pierce and wife, Shirley of Allendale; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
He was also preceded in death by a daughter, Jeanne Sue Pierce July 12, 2015 and two brothers, Paul Pierce and Ed Pierce and one sister and two brothers in infancy.
GRAVESIDE SERVICE: 11:00 A.M., Thursday, August 6, 2015 at Otter Creek Separate Baptist Church Cemetery in Buffalo by Bro. Freddy Thompson
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO OTTER CREEK SEPARATE BAPTIST CHURCH CEMETERY FUND AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME