Chesley Pierce - Mobile Memorial Gardens Cemetery
May 7, 2013
Funeral Schedule: 05/09/13 2:00 PM
Arrangements: Funeral ceremony from Dignity’s Three Notch Rd. chapel followed by the cemetery committal service.
Burial Location: Garden of Gethsemane
Chesley James “Buddy” Pierce, Sr. – a 92 year-old native of Wilmer and life time resident of Mobile passed away Tuesday, May 7, 2013. He was a World War II veteran of the Army Air Corps and retired from Courtaulds after 34 years of service. He will always be remembered as a faithful husband and father with a strong work ethic. Mr. Pierce was preceded in death by his wife of more than 67 years, Eula Pierce; son, Steve Pierce; and granddaughter, April P. Hebert. He is survived by three children, Aubrey Pierce (Susan), Betty Rivers (Howard), and Chesley J. Pierce, Jr. (Debbie); 11 grandchildren, Chris Pierce, Rob Hoover (Selina), David Hoover, Jon Hoover (Melissa), Dan Hoover (Dawn), Melissa Pierce, Steven Pierce, Mallory Rutz (Brantley), Kellie Pierce, Natalie O’Brien (Charles), and Dalton Pierce; many great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends. Funeral services were held from the chapel of Mobile Memorial Gardens Funeral Home on Thursday, May 9, 2013, at 2 p.m. Interment followed in Mobile Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Foundation.
Interment arrangements by Mobile Memorial Gardens Cemetery and Mausoleum, 6100 Three Notch Rd., Mobile, AL 36619 | 251-661-1333