Obituary for Samuel Piercy Jr.
Mr. Samuel D. Piercy, Jr., age 78 of South Hill, died Monday, April 24, 2017. He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Shelby W. Piercy and a son, Barry D. Piercy (Carolyn) of South Hill. Also surviving are two grandchildren, Kristen Piercy Humphries of Roanoke, and Devin Piercy Washburn (Kenneth) of South Hill; two great grandchildren, Kinsley Humphries and Brylee Allgood, and one sister, Eleanor Piercy Lee (Richard) of Kitty Hawk, NC. Mr. Piercy was preceded in death by a great granddaughter, Kennedy Washburn and grandson-in-law, Kevin Humphries.
Mr. Piercy was a farmer, vice chairman of the Mecklenburg Planning Commission, life member of the Southside Rescue Squad, and a member of Tabernacle Baptist Church.
A funeral service will be conducted at 2pm Friday, April 28 at Farrar Funeral Chapel with interment to follow in Tabernacle Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 7-8:30 at Farrar Funeral Home. The family request memorial considerations be directed to Tabernacle Baptist church Cemetery Fund, 1212 Chalk Level Rd., South Hill, VA 23970. Online condolences may be placed at www.farrarfuneralhome.net. Farrar Funeral Home of South Hill is serving the family.