|Birth: ||Dec. 14, 1926|
|Death: ||Dec. 21, 1986|
~~ Beloved Uncle ~~
Purple Heart Recipient
U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War ~~
Paul B. Pierce , 59, 806 15th St., Rock Island Illinios died Sunday December 21, 1986, at the Franciscan Hospital. Funeral service was at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, December 24 at the Hodgen Funeral Home. Burial was in Memorial Park Cemetery. Expressions of sympathy should take the form of contributions to the American Cancer Society.
Pierce was a supervisor for the Rock Island Centennial Bridge Commission, last working in August.
He also had been employed at the former Coca-Cola Bottling Works, Davenport.
He married Jeanette Dettmann in 1953 in Rock Island, who survives.
He was a member of the Church of Peace United Church of Christ, Rock Island, Illinois.
Survivors in addition to his wife include two sons and three daughters; Connie, Cynthia, Sherrie, Charles, Robert, all at home; one granddaughter, three sisters, Geneva Hunt , Juanita Dickens, both of Campbellsville Ky, and Louise Crockett, Davenport, Iowa; one brother; Gene Pierce of Owensboro, Ky and one half-brother; Kenny Pierce of Campbellsville, Ky; and his father Alvin Roscoe Pierce, and his step-mother Elsie Underwood Pierce, also of Campbellsville Ky. He was perceded by one son Paul Buckner Pierce in 1956.
Alvin "Roscoe" Pierce (1898 - 1989)
Mattie Ermine Brewer Pierce (1902 - 1943)
Paul Buckner Pierce (1956 - 1957)*
George Robert Pierce (1922 - 1922)*
Dewel Eugene Pierce (1924 - 2015)*
Paul Buckner Pierce (1926 - 1986)
Monia Marie Pierce (1926 - 1926)*
Edward Lee Pierce (1930 - 1947)*
William Stanley Pierce (1935 - 1935)*
Rock Island Memorial Park Cemetery
Rock Island County
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Record added: May 01, 2012
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