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Born: February 27, 1920

Place of Birth: Branchville, VA

Death: October 12, 2012

Place of Death: Trenton, FL

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Townsend Brothers Funeral Home
Dublin, GA

Rachel Johnson Pierce

    February 27, 1920  -  October 12, 2012

Life Legacy

Graveside services for Rachel Johnson Pierce, age 92, of Trenton, FL, will be held at 2:00 PM Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at Big Sandy Baptist Church Cemetery. Rev. Emery Freeman will officiate. Mrs. Pierce died Friday, October 12, 2012.

A native of Branchville, VA, Mrs. Pierce was the daughter of the late Robert Clarence Johnson and the late Eura Lee Ricks Johnson. She lived in the Nickelsville Community of Wilkinson County for a number of years, but was a resident of Florida for most of her life. Mrs. Pierce was the oldest living member of Big Sandy Baptist Church and was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star for more than fifty years. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Gerald Dupree Pierce and daughter, Rachel Pierce Ammons.

Survivors include her sons, Gerald Lee (Judy) Pierce, of St. Petersburg, FL, and James Frederick (Gayle) Marr, Jr., of Bell, FL, and son-in-law, Les Ammons, of Trenton, FL; ten grandchildren, sixteen great-grandchildren; and four great great-grandchildren.