Roy Lee Pierce, age 74, of Trinity passed away on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at his home.
Mr. Pierce was born in Randolph County on August 3, 1942 to James Lewis and Tura Grubb Pierce. He was a 1960 graduate of Central Davidson High School and was the owner/operator of Roy Pierce Construction. Roy was a member of Pierce's Chapel Primitive Baptist Church. In addition to his parents, Roy was preceded in death by his siblings, Howard Pierce, Lewis Junior Pierce, and Ruth Elaine Howard.
He is survived by his wife, Beatrice Kindley Pierce; daughter, Nanette P. Todd and husband Ray of Longs, SC; step sons, Dale Russell and wife Cheryl of Richland Square, NC and Steve Russell and wife Debbie of Trinity, NC; 7 grandchildren; and 1 great grandchild.
The family will receive friends on Friday, May 19, 2017 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Pugh Funeral Home, 437 Sunset Avenue, Asheboro, NC. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at Pierce's Chapel Primitive Baptist Church, Ross Wood Rd., Trinity with Elder Dale Brown, Elder Jack Dawsey, and Elder Paul Hopkins officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Hearing Loss Association of America, Attn: Development Office, 7910 Woodmont Avenue, Suite 1200, Bethesda, MD 20814.