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 Jerry Pierce, Jr

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Jerry Pierce, Jr

  • Birth 2 May 1904
  • Death 28 Aug 1982
  • Burial Citronelle, Mobile County, Alabama, USA
  • Memorial ID 49294941

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.


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  • Maintained by: BamaChick
  • Originally Created by: Carolyn
  • Added: 6 Mar 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 49294941
  • Laura Virgil
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jerry Pierce, Jr (2 May 1904–28 Aug 1982), Find A Grave Memorial no. 49294941, citing Lambert Cemetery, Citronelle, Mobile County, Alabama, USA ; Maintained by BamaChick (contributor 47134919) .