Kenneth Wayne Pierce

Born: Wed., Mar. 10, 1943
Died: Tue., Apr. 25, 2017


1:00 PM to 2:00 PM, Sat., Apr. 29, 2017
Location: Adams Funeral Home

Funeral Service

2:00 PM Sat., Apr. 29, 2017
Location: Adams Funeral Home Chapel Taylorsville

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Mr. Kenneth Wayne Pierce, 74, of Liledoun Road, Taylorsville, passed away Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at Catawba Valley Medical Center.

Mr. Pierce was born March 10, 1943 in Wilkes County, the son of the late Leonard Wayne Pierce and Ella Mae Osborne Pierce.

He was a truck driver for 43 years before retiring and was a member of Millersville Baptist Church. Kenneth loved going to auctions and flea markets.

Including his parents, he was preceded in death by: his wife, Brenda McAlpin Pierce; two brothers, James Pierce and J. C. Pierce.

Those left to cherish his memory include: two daughters, Sherry Pierce of Taylorsville, Shelly Pierce of Wilkesboro; two sons, Lewis Wayne Pierce and wife, Martha Ann, of Ferguson, Brian Pierce of Yadkinville; two step-sons, Steven Lee Echerd and wife, Tina, of Taylorsville, Patrick Echerd of Conover; 10 grandchildren, Amanda Barker, Timothy Pierce, Larissa Billings, Letha Carlton, Dakota Ward, Storm, Hunter, and Cheyenne Pierce, Jenna and Justin Echerd; eight great-grandchildren, Jordan Barker, Jaden, Tyler, Elijah, Gabriel, and Raiden Pierce, Jax Carlton, and Lucas Barker; three sisters, Carolyn Adams of Millers Creek, Joyce Miller of Mulberry, JoAnna Felts and husband, Rev. Billy Felts, of Mulberry; a brother, Lewis William Pierce of Mulberry; two special brother-in-laws, James McAlpin and wife, Martha, Charlie McAlpin and wife, Mary Ann, all of Taylorsville;  and a number of nieces and nephews.

The funeral service will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, April 29, 2017 at Adams Funeral Home Chapel.  Revs. Brian Kerley and Escar Clanton will officiate.  Burial will follow in the Liledoun Baptist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Alexander County Hospice, 50 Lucy Echerd Lane, Taylorsville, NC 28681.

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Penny Worley Pierce
   Posted Wed April 26, 2017
Sorry for your loss. You are in my prayers.

Steve & Wanda Call
   Posted Wed April 26, 2017
Dear Family .... we are sad that another cousin has passed ... God Bless You is our prayer!

helen thorne chandler
   Posted Thu April 27, 2017
so sorry for your loss you are in our prayers

Tim Moose
   Posted Thu April 27, 2017
So sorry to hear of Mr. Pierce.. He was a super nice guy. Always had a kind word. Family, you have my deepest sympathy...

Tim Moose Moose's Garage and Service Center.

Jeff Reeves
   Posted Sat April 29, 2017
To Brian Sherry Shelly and Lewis so sorry for yalls loss of your Dad. Kenneth was a good man and a lot of fun with his stories of old times Was always kind to me and I will cherish times with him and Brenda and family time I spent with yall Prayers for Healing Hearts jeffro

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