Mrs. Lucy R. Pierce



Roanoke Rapids, NC

Mrs. Lucy Ray Pierce, 76, of Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina, affectionately known as “Pip”, passed away on February 28, 2018. She was born to the late Bessie Day and William Davis on June 11, 1941 in Halifax County, North Carolina.

She was raised in and attended Halifax County Public Schools until she ventured off to Washington, DC in 1960. She then began her career as a Nurse Aid for 15 years then returned to North Carolina,

Lucy was preceded in death by her loving home companion of 33 years, Don Fleming, who passesd on January 5, 2018.

She leaves to cherish her life, her children: Andrew Pierce, Barbara Pierce (Marc Fogg-bey) and Antoine Pierce of the home and all of Roanoke Rapids, NC; her grandchildren: Timothy Pierce, Taneisha Roberts (Marcus), Takima Pierce, and Phaylen Pierce, all of Roanoke Rapids, NC; siblings: Dennis Davis (Doretha) of Roanoke Rapids, NC, Rex Allen of Darlington, NC and Jimmy Davis (Terri) of Washington, DC; great-grandchildren: Armani and Ariyah Edmonds, Nylah, Camille, and Aubree Revis, all of Roanoke Rapids, NC; special friends: Doris Lee, Liz Martin (James) and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends, whom she loved dearly.

A Visitation for Mrs. Pierce will be held from 9:00 am to 10:00 am, with the Funeral Service following the Visitation, beginning at 10:00 am, on Saturday, March 3, 2018, in the Roanoke Rapids Chapel of H.D. Pope Funeral Home.

These professional services have been entrusted to H.D. Pope Funeral Home, located at 520 Smith Church Road in Roanoke Rapids, NC.

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