Wilma Newton Pierce

Mrs. Wilma Newton Pierce, 90, of Pulaski died Aug. 2, 2017.


Mrs. Pierce was born July 2,1927, in Beech Hill. She retired from the Giles County Courthouse and was a member of the Odd Fellows Hall Church of Christ. She is preceded in death by husband Thomas Pierce; parents, Herman Dean and Florence Eubertha Newton; sister Elizabeth Felker and brother James Newton.


Funeral services were Aug. 5, at Carr & Erwin Funeral Home. Burial was in Johns Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to John’s Cemetery Fund, c/o Steve Newton, 366 Powell Chapel Road, Pulaski, TN 38478.


Survivors include sons, Raymond Pierce and wife Brenda, Randy Pierce and wife Lynn, all of Pulaski; daughter Alice Foster and husband Wayne of Pulaski; brothers, Clarence Newton, Thurman Newton, both of Pulaski, Porter Newton of Lawrenceburg; sister Velma Mitchell of Pulaski; four grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren; a step-grandchild; and two step-great grandchildren.

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