Edward “Jack” Pierce

Published 8:37 am Tuesday, January 6, 2015

AHOSKIE – Edward T. Pierce (Jack) died on Friday January 2, 2015 at Roanoke-ChowanHospital in Ahoskie.

He leaves to mourn his death: his wife, Thelma C. Pierce; daughter: Lynda (Howard); son: Douglas Wayne (LaQuitta); six grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; one sister; two brothers; and a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins.

He retired from Norfolk Naval Shipyard after working for 31 years and was a World War II Veteran.

The funeral will be held Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 12 noon at Pleasant Plains Church, Ahoskie, NC. The burial will follow at the church cemetery.

Hertford County Undertakers of Winton is handling the arrangements.