Robert Cecil Pierce, 74, of Jackson died Aug. 24, 2011 at his residence.
He was born April 29, 1937. He was a native of Mobile. He was a member of Trinity Baptist Church in the Tanner-Williams Community of Mobile. He had worked in the shipping and receiving at Boise Cascade for 37 years.
Survivors include his wife, Frankie Pierce, Jackson; three sons, Robbie G. Pierce, Leroy, Jeff Pierce, Lucedale, Miss., Patrick Pierce, Coffeeville; one daughter, Beverly Baxter, Mobile; two sisters, Cynthia Andress, Theodore, Sharon Pierce, Mobile.
Visitation will be Thursday, Aug. 25 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Lathan Funeral Home in Jackson. The service will be Friday, Aug. 26 at 2 p.m. at Ulcanush Baptist Church in Coffeeville. Burial will be in the Ulcanush Cemetery.
Active pallbearers will be Harold Alford, Scott Hamilton, Rob Pierce, Jeff Pierce, Patrick Pierce and Tim Baxter.
An online guest book may be signed at www.lathanfuneralhomes.com.
Lathan Funeral Home of Jackson will direct.