Malcolm Weir ‘Sonny’ Pierce

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A memorial service for Malcolm Weir 'Sonny' Pierce, 85, of Pearland will be 10:00 am Saturday, September 23, 2017 at Farmer Funeral Home in Silsbee. Mr. Pierce passed away August 31, 2017 at his residence. Sonny was born in Beaumont, TX January 1, 1932 to Travis Franklin and Mary Thelma Rhyne Pierce. He was a self employed truck driver until retirement and proudly served his country in the US Army. Mr. Pierce is preceded in death by his parents; son Delbert Pierce Sr, daughter-in-law Pam Pierce, and sister Claudia Bennett. Sonny also outlived wives, Velie Pierce, the mother of his children, Sylvia Pierce and Zada Pierce. Left behind to cherish his memory are sons Malcolm Pierce of Oakdale PA and Joe Pierce and wife Stacey of Coldspring, TX; daughter Renee Atmar and husband Ben of Pearland; brothers Wayne Pierce of Logan UT and Gerald Pierce of Maydelle TX; sister Barbara Andrews of Sacramento CA; nine grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren. Sonny was a loving son, brother, husband, father and grandfather and will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him. In lieu of flowers, donations to honor him may be made to any organization for Hurricane Harvey victims or to a GOFUNDME account for Denna Nelson of Vidor, a relative of Mr. Pierce who lost everything in the flood.

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