Cecil R. Pierce, age 81, of Tazewell, was born March 18, 1937, and passed away July 12, 2018 at his home. He retired as a strip miner and enjoyed hunting and fishing. He also enjoyed going to the races. Preceded in death by wife, Judy Pierce; parents, Fred and Sudie Pierce; sisters, Betty Sue Pierce and Ima Jean Mikesell

Survivors

Sons: Mark Pierce

Greg Pierce, both of Speedwell, TN

Grandsons: Chris Pierce and Hunter Pierce

Brothers: Tom Pierce, Dorcel Pierce, and Harry Pierce, all of Sidney, Ohio

Pat Pierce and Otis Pierce of LaFollette, TN

Sisters: Ann Pierce, Linda Stephens and Trish Corner, all of LaFollette, TN

Carmella Hopkins of Bloomington, IN

Several nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends

Courtesy of Cross-Smith Funeral Home