Funeral services were conducted Tuesday afternoon March 31 at Bond Memorial Chapel for Mr. Pierce, 84, of Mt. Juliet. A Korean War veteran of the U.S. Army and retired from Pilot Freight, he died March 28, 2015.
Interment was at Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include: his wife of 61 years Gay Nell Pierce and sons Roy Pierce, Jr. and James David "J.D." Pierce.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Arrangements were in the care of Bond Memorial Chapel, Mt. Juliet.