Wilma Newton Pierce
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.