|Birth: ||May 2, 1904|
|Death: ||Aug. 28, 1982|
The son of Jeremiah "Jerry" Pierce and Sarah Kate Wilson, Jerry "Junior" was born in Leakesville, MS on May 2, 1904.His father had been previously married to Nancy Owens and Jerry had two half brothers and two half sisters as well as one full brother Roosevelt "Toby" Pierce.
Jerry married Mamie Elizabeth Gartman in Leakesville, MS on March 6, 1930. They had seven children:
Jerry Miles Pierce
Joyce Estelle (Riordan)
Jeraline Jeannette (Martin)
Bobby Jean Pierce
Betty Jo (Shadrach)
Carolyn Viola (Walker)
Katie Marie (Grantham)
He and Mamie also raised their grand-daughter Donna Kaye Grantham after Katie was killed in an accident in 1971.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his brother and two daughters Joyce and Katie.
Jeremiah Pierce (1852 - 1923)
Sarah Kate Wilson Pierce (1863 - 1951)
Mamie Elizabeth Gartman Pierce (1911 - 1996)
Jerry Miles Pierce (1932 - 2007)*
Joyce Estelle Pierce Riordan (1934 - 1971)*
Katie Marie Pierce Grantham (1947 - 1971)*
Maintained by: BamaChick
Originally Created by: Carolyn
Record added: Mar 06, 2010
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